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I think a needle broke off in my buttocks a week ago when i press in that area it feels like a pin is sticking me ?

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Dr. Robert Killian
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In brief: Bruising

It would be so very unlikely that a needle broke during an injection.
But, nerve damage or bruising can feel significant pain. And if the injection site is infected then this can be quite painful. I would get someone to look at the spot and see if there is redness or swelling.

In brief: Bruising

It would be so very unlikely that a needle broke during an injection.
But, nerve damage or bruising can feel significant pain. And if the injection site is infected then this can be quite painful. I would get someone to look at the spot and see if there is redness or swelling.
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