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How painful is a bone marrow biopsy typically?

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Dr. Jason Beasley
Family Medicine
2 doctors agree

In brief: It depends

Some people have a higher pain tolerance than others.
Even at the hands of the most skilled physician, a bone marrow biopsy is at least uncomfortable.

In brief: It depends

Some people have a higher pain tolerance than others.
Even at the hands of the most skilled physician, a bone marrow biopsy is at least uncomfortable.
Dr. Jason Beasley
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Dr. Craig Greene
Sports Medicine

In brief: Tolerable

Tolerable with some pre- biopsy meds and local anesthetic.

In brief: Tolerable

Tolerable with some pre- biopsy meds and local anesthetic.
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