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November 22, 1999

Blood Tests and Insulin Injections

Question from West Nyack, New York, USA:

My friend in Ireland has a 19 month old insulin dependent child. She takes his blood test from the ear lobe. Is there any problem with this?

Answer:

No – not if this is convenient.

KJR