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Will the needle or i.V. Hurt during my upcoming surgery?

Will the needle or i.V. Hurt during my upcoming surgery?

Minimal: The I.V. Placement will be a needle stick - often the site is injected with a local anesthetic first, but that is still a needle stick. People tend to worry a lot about the I.V. - very few have significant pain with it. ...Read more

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Can it hurt to get a needle in your foot during plantar wart surgery?

Can it hurt to get a needle in your foot during plantar wart surgery?

Yes: Yes it hurts but there are other alternatives to excision and curettage that do not require injections. There is cryofreeze, seal cyclic acid treatments and blistering agents none of which require anesthesia. ...Read more

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Right elbow hurts feels like a needle pain . What to do? Surgery?

Referral to Surgeon: A sharp pain at the point of the elbow may be caused by damage to the soft tissues over the olecranon (bone) located at this point. This is often leaned when sitting which can lead to swelling . This could also be 'tennis elbow' due to repetitive work which involves constant movement of your elbow. I suggest seeing an Orthopaedic surgeon for proper diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Surgery:, what is carpaioltunnel, and what can you do about it?Do i need surgery? My left hand throbs, feels like needles in it all the time, and hurts badley.

Surgery:, what is carpaioltunnel, and what can you do about it?Do i need surgery? My left hand throbs, feels like needles in it all the time, and hurts badley.

Carpal : Carpal tunnel syndrome is typically experienced as the hand "falling asleep" with numbness and tingling, mostly involving the thumb, index, and middle fingers. Some people will also have wrist pain with it. Early, mild cases do not require surgery, but more advanced cases will. It is best to see a certified hand surgeon for a full nerve evaluation, as more things than just carpal tunnel syndrome can cause the symptoms. A related condition, cubital tunnel syndrome is also common and involves the small finger (pinky) and often the ring finger. It requires surgery less often. ...Read more

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A year ago, i had a foot surgery for bony spurs by the pinky toe. It still hurts and it feels as if needles are pricking. Is there a soaking method or a rub that i can apply on my foot?

A year ago, i had a foot surgery for bony spurs by the pinky toe. It still hurts and it feels as if needles are pricking. Is there a soaking method or a rub that i can apply on my foot?

Needle sensation: Without doing an exam it sounds like a nerve entrapment. It is possible that scar tissue has entrapped a nerve or a nerve was injured . See your surgeon for assistance. Good luck. ...Read more

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My daughter is getting her first IV for surgery and she is 9 any ideas on how to distract her while they put it in she hates needles?

My daughter is getting her first IV for surgery and she is 9 any ideas on how to distract her while they put it in she hates needles?

Sedation first: If you're at a regional or community pediatric hospital, the medical staff will know exactly how to ease a child's anxiety and stress prior to a procedure. Most children's hospitals should provide her with an oral sedative or anxiolytic medication. There are options for conscious sedation which uses gas and once she is asleep, they will insert the IV. They can also apply a local topical anesthetic ...Read more

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I'm afraid of needles and oral surgery?

I'm afraid of needles and oral surgery?

The Comfort Zone: With the profound local anesthesia and IV sedation you will have no recall of the events of the dental treatment/oral surgery or experience any pain. In your case IV sedation is recommended. Take care. ...Read more

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