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Defrosting insulin: a case report.
  1. S. Dubrey,
  2. T. Y. Huehns,
  3. R. Simpson
  1. Charing Cross and Westminster Medical School, Chelsea & Westminster Hospital, London, UK.


    We report a case where a patient used microwave radiation to thaw his frozen insulin resulting in marked deterioration in his diabetic control. The consequences of this action were examined using high-performance liquid chromatography.

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