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Transvaginal Needle Guided Aspirator
34 weeks & 5 days sharp pain in vaginal area . What can this be? It almost feels like I sharp needle or something. Get it quite often throughout the day
Sharp vaginal pain: You should report this to your doctor who may need to examine you to see what the problem is. ...Read more
Yes: It can be very uncomfortable. Emg's are always uncomfortable, and the more nerve endings in the area the EMG is being performed, the more painful it tends to be. However, remember, the EMG is going to help with the diagnosis and treatment plan and the pain is very short lived. I wish you the best of luck and hope this helps. ...Read more
I drained an epidermoid cyst in vaginal area with a needle when it got infected. It left a small hole that hasn't healed after 6 months. What do I do?
Sounds like : You still have cyst lining remaining. If the hole bothers you, have a surgeon remove it. But it will likely leave a scar after removal too. ...Read more
When a vaginal cyst on the top labia has to be drained does the numbing needle inserted to the cysts hurt?
Yes, for a second: The numbing needle only hurts for about 2 seconds and then the medicine immediately takes over. Initially the medicine can have a burning sensation, but then turns totally numb. It happens so fast you really don't have time to think about it.... Thank goodness, right? ...Read more
I have needle like pain in vagina.I am not pregnant.I don't have any vaginal infection, urinary infection.I am not able to keep relations wid my husbnd?
Had a fluoro-guided spinal tap that ended up being dry. Needle was put in 2 spots, but no fluid. Does this happen often, even w/ fluoroscopy guidance?
Dr used 18 gauge core needle u/s guided biopsy for 5 mm breast lesion. 4 samples were obtained. What does that mean?
Breast biopsy: The "18 gauge" refers to the diameter of the core biopsy obtained (a lower number is a thicker biopsy). The "4" refers to the number of tissue samples obtained of the 5 mm. Lesion that was presumably identified by imaging. Assuming the pathology results correlate with the imaging findings, you and your care providers should feel comfortable that they are addressing the lesion appropriately. ...Read moreSee 2 more doctor answers
Are u/s guided core needle biopsies accurate for suspicious breast areas? How often do they miss and get normal tissue instead of the area of concern?
What to do if I had a mammo ultrasound fine needle aperation now they want me to have a ultrasound guided biopsy I'm scre?
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