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[IP] Softset Infusion Pulled Out
Now that Spring is here and wearing lighter clothes, somehow without knowing
my softset slipped out. My morning sugar was
fine, and I ate a decent breakfast preparing for a bike ride. Afterwards my
sugar was 278 so I didn't eat and gave a 5 unit
bolus. One hour later my sugar was over 300. I decided to change the
infusion, as it needed to be changed later in the day anyway. When I took
it out, I noticed the infusion slipped out and was laying against the skin.
Fortunately I discovered it before ketones, however few questions:
1. Do other pumpers always carry a needle with you for such problems?
2. How often do others pull out there infusion set?
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