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Re: [IP] Filling Cartridges

The air isn't going into a vein, so no worries. Subcutaneous tissue can 
handle an air bubble.

Jan and ElvisToo

----- Original Message ----- 
From: "J.E.Hughey" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Sunday, September 30, 2007 2:22 PM
Subject: Re: [IP] Filling Cartridges

>> I ignore the air.  Air gets absorbed fine.  If concerned, note
>> " that 1" of tubing is a unit of insulin, so just bolus for it
>> when the air gets absorbed.
> Am I wrong in that an air bubble entering a blood stream can work its way 
> to the heart and kill you?
> Jan T-1 11/50 http://tinyurl.com/hqsk2  - http://tinyurl.com/z4j5f - 
> http://tinyurl.com/er5c3 incl. pump evolution
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