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Re: [IP] Accu Check Complete From Mini Med



Thanks,
ul instead of ml.
Dennis

Ted Quick wrote:
> 
> email @ redacted wrote:
> >
> > In a message dated 99-01-16 07:05:38 EST, you write:
> >
> > << Doesn't the Accu Check Complete use 9 ml of blood the Profile 10ml and
> >  the Fast Take 2.5ml?
> >   >>
> > if using the new Comfort Curve strips, then you will use a lot less then 9 ml!
> > By the way....I think your numbers and amounts are a bit off. 9ml is
> > equivalent to 9 cc. A 100 unit insulin syringe is equivalent to 1.0 ml. When
> > taking a blood sample for other lab work, a lab tech takes about 5 to 10 ml of
> > blood to fill a test tube.  Also, your infusion set, depending on the length
> > of it, might have 10 ml of fluid in it from one connection end to the other.
> 
> Yes, the measure is actually microliter, which is usually abbreviated as ul. not
> really a u but the Greek letter that looks like it. There are just too many
> words
> starting with "M" in metric.....
> 
> Ted Quick
> email @ redacted
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