Breakage of insulin syringe needle in subcutaneous tissue

Ajay Sood, S. Miglani, D. Moorthy

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We report the case of a young girl with diabetes mellitus whose insulin syringe needle broke and became embedded in subcutaneous tissue.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)101-102
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Pediatric Endocrinology and Metabolism
Issue number1
StatePublished - Mar 3 2001
Externally publishedYes


  • Breakage
  • Insulin syringe
  • Needle

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Pediatrics, Perinatology, and Child Health
  • Endocrinology, Diabetes and Metabolism
  • Endocrinology


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