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Is bone marrow biopsy done without anesthesia?

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Dr. Bruce Chou
Anesthesiology
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In brief: Just for children

Young children will generally be put to sleep.
The rest will at least get local anesthesia which is like novacaine over the hip.

In brief: Just for children

Young children will generally be put to sleep.
The rest will at least get local anesthesia which is like novacaine over the hip.
Dr. Bruce Chou
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