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Fever and pump site

Discussion in 'Parents of Children with Type 1' started by HanksMom, Feb 6, 2012.

  1. HanksMom

    HanksMom Approved members

    Oct 25, 2010
    We have a confirmed case of strep and have been running a fever since Saturday (started antibiotics this morning). Has anyone else had the experience that when their child runs a fever, the pump site doesn't last longer than about a day? Is it possible that the insulin is overheating from being up against his hot core? He wears his pump on his back in a tank top.
  2. Flutterby

    Flutterby Approved members

    Nov 11, 2006
    We've never had this problem.. she tends to run higher with a fever anyway.. and I try not to change sites when she does have a fever because her skin is sensitive, I figured it would hurt, so I avoid that as long as I can.

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