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Went to get bloodtest and the needle hits a nerve and pain went thru my arm. She then reshot me on another vein. Is this suppose to happen?

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Dr. Arthur Heller
Internal Medicine - Gastroenterology
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In brief: No, but it can

Nerves and veins can be very close to each other; sometimes, veins can be hard to find (small or deep or hidden by fat, etc.
). Uncommonly the above problem can occur.

In brief: No, but it can

Nerves and veins can be very close to each other; sometimes, veins can be hard to find (small or deep or hidden by fat, etc.
). Uncommonly the above problem can occur.
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