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What would cause severe pain during venipuncture?

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Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
Pain Management

In brief: Vein puncture

This procedure has minimal to no pain.
If you have severe pain then one may ask were there numerous attempts, was the needle near a nerve?

In brief: Vein puncture

This procedure has minimal to no pain.
If you have severe pain then one may ask were there numerous attempts, was the needle near a nerve?
Dr. Romanth Waghmarae
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