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Re: [IP] quick set failures



IS IT POSSIBLE THAT YOU HAVE HIT SCAR TISSUE ON YOUR SITES? I DUNNO JUST A
THOUGHT.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "anna doemland" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, June 24, 2003 2:35 PM
Subject: [IP] quick set failures


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> Hello, I searched the archives and couldn't find
> anything on this problem, specifically:  I have been
> having a lot of high bgs with 6mm quicksets, and when
> I pull them out, they aren't kinked.  The cannula is
> no longer at a 90 degree angle,however, but slanted,
> at 45 degrees or so...sort of off-kilter...
> This must be what is causing my  high bgs...?  (I do
> wonder where the boluses go, when they don't work
> properly..they bring down bg a little but not much)
>
> Minimed is sending me sillouhettes to try (hope they
> work, I've been changing sites ALOT lately!), but I
> just wondered if anyone else has had this happen with
> high blood sugars and 'angled' cannulas?
>
> No pain, no redness, just high blood sugars that
> resolve after I change the site.
>
> Thanks in advance!
>
> Anna in Seattle
> dx'd 05/80 (age 12)
> pumping since 05/08/03  paradigm
>
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