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Clayton, NC
A 30-year-old female asked:

is pain on the inner right side of forearm and outer side of upper arm expected after nerve hit from blood draw 7 days ago at forearm of left hand?

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Dr. Eric Weisman
Neurology 36 years experience
I would not think: that the discomfort would persist from a blood draw a week ago unless a pain sensitive structure was injured. You might want to have that looked at. In the meantime take some Motrin or another anti-inflammatory for a couple of days to see if the pain subsides.

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Last updated Jan 1, 2019

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