~5 mm incision in upper arm under local anesthesia
We understand getting any type of procedure can be stressful. That's why we make the insertion and removal process as simple, pain-free and safe as possible. It usually takes just a few minutes.
Check out Dr. Edelman getting the E3 CGM sensor inserted in real time. You will see how simple the insertion process can be. Dr. E & Dr. P share all the unique features of E3 including: 6-month sensor, removable smart transmitter, on-body vibe alerts and accuracy. Stay tuned for a detailed update on Dr. E’s experience with the E3.
*Up to 6 months
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1. Barnard et al. Acceptability of Implantable Continuous Glucose Monitoring Sensor. Journal of Diabetes Science and Technology 2018, Vol. 12(3) 634–638.