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Re: [IP] Leaking Minimed Reservoirs (was Re: insulin-pumpers-digest V6 #683)

On 10/5/02 7:09 PM, "email @ redacted" <email @ redacted> wrote:

> I am currently on Minimed 507C and have been for four years with out any
> major problems.  However, I thinkg I currently have a bad case of resovoirs
> and tubing.  Three times now I have found my BG to be high, opened the pump
> and it was full on insulin, outside the resovoir.  I am finding that where I
> connect the tubing to the resovoir I am not getting a seal and it is leaking
> out around that area.  As any one had this problem or ever had to send items
> back that seem to be defective?

I found 62 occurrences in the MAUDE database using "Minimed Reservoir" as
the Search item;


There appears there were some "faulty mold" problems citing a hole in the
plunger on quite a few of them.

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