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I'm scared of the the unknown in terms of my scheduled csection and dermoid cyst removal. This is my 1st pregnancy. Does the spinal hurt?

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Dr. William Jenkins
Anesthesiology
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In brief: No,

The skin is numbed with local anesthetic using very fine needle before spinal or epidural

In brief: No,

The skin is numbed with local anesthetic using very fine needle before spinal or epidural
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