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[IP] Bruising at cannula insertion site



I too had frequent problems with bleeding because I am taking aspirin daily. 
I switched to the Silhouette with the shorter canula and always hand insert. 
I rarely have bleeds anymore. hope it works for you too.
Phyllis
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Brad Bergman" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, April 20, 2008 3:21 PM
Subject: [Norton AntiSpam] RE: [IP] Bruising at cannula insertion site


> Felix, et al,
>
> I woke up this morning with some blood backed up into the infusion set.
> After a bolus with breakfast it cleared out, but that prompted me to call
> Medtronic. They're going to switch me to the Silhouette inserter/cannula 
> set
> and see if that doesn't help. But it definitely seems as though I'm 
> hitting
> muscle with the 90degree/6mm sets. 
.
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