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Re: [IP] Need help MM CGMS



Can he get a MM rep. to give him a lesson on using the
sensor?
Does he have an operators manual (available as a pdf
download)?


--- Melissa Vap Kubicka <email @ redacted> wrote:

> Hi everyone.
> 
> I have a MM CGMS for my daughter, but we are not
> currently using it. A 
> gentleman we know who has diabetes had a hypo and a
> bad car 
> accident. He is now out of the hospital and
> recovering at home, and 
> looking into getting a cgms for himself. We lent him
> ours to try out. 
> I walked him all through insertion, etc. the other
> day. He just called 
> and has it all inserted, etc. But he has gotten
> "lost sensor" twice 
> and had to "find lost sensor." He still hasn't been
> able to put in the 
> first BG for calibration. I recommended he make sure
> he had both on 
> the same side of his body (which he did) but does
> anyone have ideas of 
> what else he should check? Before loaning it, I put
> in all fresh 
> batteries and made sure the transmittor was charged.
> The box of 
> sensors are not out of date, but we have never used
> any from that box. 
> Coud it be bad sensors? Any help or advice is much
> appreciated, as it 
> has been awhile since we used the cgms ourselves. 
> Thanks in advance!
> Melissa
> .
> 


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