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Does it hurt to get a bleeding time done?

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology
4 doctors agree

In brief: Yes

A standard cut is made in the skin to assess bleeding time.
However, this is an outdated test and same information can be gained from usual blood draw specimens.

In brief: Yes

A standard cut is made in the skin to assess bleeding time.
However, this is an outdated test and same information can be gained from usual blood draw specimens.
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
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Dr. Frederick Shieh
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
1 doctor agrees

In brief: No

It is a simple blood draw, so the only pain you would expect is the pain from getting your blood drawn.

In brief: No

It is a simple blood draw, so the only pain you would expect is the pain from getting your blood drawn.
Dr. Frederick Shieh
Dr. Frederick Shieh
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