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[IP] Re:Comfort Infusion Set Issue

Are you sure that that isn't the tubing that protects the canula and 
 needle.??? because it does stick out pass the needle and it isn't attached, It
me awhile to figure this out and wouldn't have if not for My diabetic nurse.

In a message dated 8/6/2003 9:53:03 AM Central Standard Time, 
email @ redacted writes: 
> From: Artorius Rex <email @ redacted>
> Subject: [IP] Comfort Infusion Set Issue - Here's one I haven't seen before
> Anyone ever seen this with their comfort infusion sites:
> I opened a new box tonight when getting ready to change sites and as
> I was getting ready to insert it, I looked a bit closer at it and noticed
> that the canula was actually longer than the introducer needle.  After
> poking with it a bit more, I noticed that the canula wasn't physically
> connected to the rest of the infusion site.  It just slid off the needle
> when I pulled a bit on it.
> I can't use these little suckers because the needle won't penetrate my
> skin covered by the canula and it would do little good if the canula isn't
> conected to the rest of the set anyway.
> This same problem appears to be on every infusion site I have in the last
> batch I was sent (4 boxes - Lot #541254)
> Has anyone else seen this particular manufacturing defect or have any of
> this particular lot?
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