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Re: [IP] Sensor sites



I also use the front of my thighs for infusion sites. Works fine 




> On Jan 16, 2014, at 10:03 PM, PHYLLIS ABRAM <email @ redacted> wrote:
> 
> My arms won't absorb insulin so I would like to use them for sensors. I have
> been using pumps and infusion sets for 22+ years; mostly in my stomach and
> above. I need to try elsewhere for sensors if it is ok. I really need your
> input. I'm happy to hear some of you are using biceps.
> 
> Sent from my iPhone
> Phyllis 
> 
>>> On Jan 16, 2014, at 9:46 PM, Steven Schoch
>> <schoch6+email @ redacted> wrote:
>> 
>> I hear that the infusion doesn't interfere (much) with the sensor, so while
>> one side of my belly is healing from infusions, I use that side for the
>> sensor. While the infusion site should be changed every 3 days, the sensor
>> will usually last for 7, so there are plenty of sites right next to
>> previous infusion sites that can be used for the sensor.
>> 
>> -- 
>> Steve
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