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Re: [IP] Freestyle vs. Dex meter



This has happened to me also. It has something to do with the blood coming
out of a vein versus a finger stick. Mine would always run from 40-60
different the lab.

Karl

> Yesterday at my doctor's office I brought my Dex and Freestyle to test
against
> blood drawn by the doctor's office.
>
> The drawn blood came back  from the lab at 131.
> The Dex (from my finger) was 193.
> The Freestyle (from my finger) was 150.
> The Freestyle (from my arm) was 172.
>
> The nurse was there when I drew each sample and assured me I had done it
> right.
>
> Does anyone know why there would be such differences?
>
> I also did control tests with Dex and Freestyle and they were within
range.
>
> The nurse is getting in contact with Dex and Freestyle and will get back
to
> me.
>
> Any ideas on the big variances?
>
> Rose
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