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heparin pump

Just wondering if any of you ladies are using this pump. ...are there any bad side effect....do you like using it.... or it don't seem like u don't have anything on.....how does it work.....any info will help....thanks in advice...  :-)
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Hi!
If you were my patient, I would advise you that you should be certain to use the pump just as your health care providers have suggested.  Be sure to go for any blood tests that they recommend to check levels and or platelet  counts etc.  Be sure to watch the skin around the pump site and report any evidence of infection (redness or swelling).  Other than those suggestions, the pump is fairly straight forward and convenient.  
Good luck!
Dr B
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Thank you very much... my doctor just told me when I get a positive result...to contact her so she can order it for me.... then was gonna ask these question but she got pulled away on a emergency....thank you so much for answering my question...
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