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Re: [IP] Highs after site change

At 10:35 AM 2/24/02 George wrote:
 >On 24 Feb 2002 at 10:12, Sam wrote:
 >> At 08:17 AM 2/24/02 William Eddie Hollyfield wrote:
 >>  >Hey,
 >>  >Thank you for this question. This might be a difficulty for some 
people and
 >>  >one must be careful. One only has visual observations of a clear liquid
 >>  >stops coming out. In some cases I have seen non clear liquids coming out
 >>  >which I think is body fluids.
 >> A non-clear liquid still could be insulin slightly colored by some bodily
 >> fluid.
 >> Sam
 >AND, my understanding is that most interstitial fluid is Clear.  So
 >measuring the fluid that collects out of a removed site seems quite iffy.

Unless you have the scientific equipment to measure this accurately and 
know the exact dilution of the fluid that is escaping, I think it's pretty 
hopeless. The best solution (vbg) is to prevent it from leaking out in the 
first place. You can do this by leaving the old set in for about an hour or 

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