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How painful is it when they stick amnio needle in the sac?

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Dr. Bryan Blonder
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Not very painful.

We use very small gauge needles to perform amniocentesis and sometimes we can also use some local anesthesia to numb the skin to make it more a more comfortable procedure.

In brief: Not very painful.

We use very small gauge needles to perform amniocentesis and sometimes we can also use some local anesthesia to numb the skin to make it more a more comfortable procedure.
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