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Re: [IP] blood in infusion set

> I struggled with high numbers on Sunday and Monday and changed
> everything out yesterday (and opened a new vial of humalog).  BGs
> went back to normal.
> When I took out the old infusion set (only 2 days old), I found a
> lot of blood in it (Micro QR).  I understand that this makes it less
> effective, but I don't understand the physics behind it...  WHY does
> it make it less effective? 
There should not be any blood in the infusion wound at all. Where 
there is, the body tries mightly to clean it up along with anything 
else there. This "healing" process interferes with absorption.
The blood in the infusion set is just a symptom, not the cause.
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