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Does a bone marrow biopsy cause pain?

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Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology
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In brief: Yes

It's going to hurt, badly but not for long, even with local anesthesia.

In brief: Yes

It's going to hurt, badly but not for long, even with local anesthesia.
Dr. Ed Friedlander
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Dr. Shaym Puppala
Internal Medicine

In brief: Yes

A bone marrow biopsy unfortunately can be a painful procedure.
It is only performed when the benefits outweigh the risks, however.

In brief: Yes

A bone marrow biopsy unfortunately can be a painful procedure.
It is only performed when the benefits outweigh the risks, however.
Dr. Shaym Puppala
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