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Re: [IP] Bent Cannulas

Pamela Payne wrote:

>Sara has used the Disetronic Tenders the past four years with no problems.
>This summer she suddenly has had more bent cannulas than straight.
>The bend is usually near the end and never past the halfway point. It happens
>anywhere from immediately after insertion or three days later.
>We have changed sites from her stomach to hips back to stomach and the results
>are the same. Cannulas bending.
We use the minimed paradigm, but had this same problem.  It seems or was 
explained to us that it was hitting muscle and bending.  It would happen 
especially at night and when using the abdomen as the site.  We now use 
the upper buttocks of my thin son and we have not had a problem.
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