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Re: [IPk] Quickset infusion sets bending

In a message dated 24/10/2003 20:55:55 GMT Daylight Time, 
email @ redacted writes:

> My son, Alastair (14) has been using a Minimed Paradigm pump for 3 months. 
> We
> occasionally have problems with the Quickset infusion sets (6mm)which seem 
> to
> bend when inserted causing his BG to go high very quickly. This happened 
> very
> recently and when we removed the bad set it was almost bent at right angles!
> What causes this and is there any way of avoiding it happening?


We use the Quick Sets for our daughter but we insert them slowly and manually 
and have had no problems.

Mum to Danielle aged 9 and pumping since Nov 2002
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