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Can a magnet damage an insulin pump?

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Dr. Susan Wingo
Internal Medicine - Endocrinology

In brief: Possibly

There have been reports of magnetized cell phone cases causing pumps to malfunction.
Medtronic's (maker of minimed line of pumps) site recommends that pumps be removed for mris.

In brief: Possibly

There have been reports of magnetized cell phone cases causing pumps to malfunction.
Medtronic's (maker of minimed line of pumps) site recommends that pumps be removed for mris.
Dr. Susan Wingo
Dr. Susan Wingo
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