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Re: [IP] sil-serter and bent introducer needle

> Hello everyone...I did search the archives for this
> subject matter, but would still like to know if any
> one has any input:
> I tried the sil-serter yesterday afternoon for the
> first time (on a bum site_ and I loved how it went in
> so fast and didn't hurt at all, but when I pulled out
> the introducer needle it was bent - This made me
> nervous so I pulled it out after 1/2 an hour and the
> cannula looked like the letter 'c' sort of curved. 
> I tried three more insertions and each one resulted in
> a bent introducer needle.  Blood on one hip and in my
> belly, too. 
> Sigh. I called Mini med and we tried to figure out
> what went wrong but he said 'some people can't use the
> sil-serter'.
> Has anyone had good blood sugar numbers after
> inserting a sil and finding a bent introducer needle? 
> Thanks!
> Anna

Maybe too deep?? Watch the insertion video on the FAQ page of the 

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