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Re: [IPk] Minimed 508 Syringes

Hi Barbara
I realised my message might come across as sounding a bit antagonistic - it 
wasn't meant to. It was simply that I wondered why you would want such a 
thing! mainly because it had never occurred to me that anyone would. Probably 
Minimed feel the same way!

> OK, I will explain the whole story then shall I?  In fact, not all of it,
> but basically my child is the most important person here as she is the one
> who is wearing the pump for a start! We have had problems with set changes
> and infusion sets and have now found one that she is very comfortable with
> but it is
> not a Minimed one.  It is a Disetronic one and we are not the only ones who
> choose a different company to supply our consumables.  However, the
> Disetronic Rapid does connect to our syringe and is compatible with the 508
> but I was bothered that the pump was not closing properly at one end and
> then someone said
>  that it worked with the 1.5 ml syringe which I then went on to look for
> but could
> not find, so just thought I would ask a simple question.  Did not expect
> such a reaction, but there you go.
> Barbara
> Mum to Danielle aged 9, pumping since Nov 2002 (and fancies a different
> set) ----------------------------------------------------------
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