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Re: [IPk] accu chek infusion sets



I use a Medtronic Quick Serter with a 6mm infusion set. I find it almost 
painless.
----- Original Message ----- 
From: "Harbury Marquees" <email @ redacted>
To: <email @ redacted>
Sent: Tuesday, July 11, 2006 12:23 AM
Subject: [IPk] accu chek infusion sets
>
> My 16 year old son has both diabetes and downs syndrome. He has been on a 
> pump
> for seven weeks. We are struggling to both get the cannulas in and also 
> when in
> to keep them stuck in. He is scared of having the cannulas inserted and 
> has been
> having most inserted at hospital.We have found quite a few have not gone 
> into
> his tummy but are merely bent and resting against him. Also we have found
> difficulty in stopping the cannulas from loosing there stickyness and 
> coming
> out. He is scared of having the cannulas put in and having to try and keep
> coaxing him to have more cannulas in is both stressfull for us and him and
> wondered if any one had any thoughts on what might be causing the 
> problems.
> .
.
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