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Re: [IPk] Quicksets again!

Hi Heather
So is your son not getting the same reaction with the Sihouettes?
Or are you using some additional tape underneath?
Could it be a reaction to the needle rather than the tape? If I remember 
correctly the QuickSets use a metal needle rather than a teflon cannula.

On Monday 19 August 2002 12:33, you wrote:
> My son was using the Quick Sets and was getting ezcema type reaction, red
> skin and then flaking. On one occasion when removing the set I also removed
> a layer of skin. I've spoken to Hannah Dickinson at Medtronic and she
> advised that both Silhouette and Quick Set both use the same bonding agent
> so if it was a reaction to that you'd get it with the Silhouettes also.
> I must say after our experience of 3 sets failing we're now using
> Silhouettes - it's comforting to be able to see the cannula entering the
> skin.
> Heather
> Mum to Sam age 5
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