Pain in the area where blood was drawn for test. Solution?
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Sites where blood taken are swollen. Anything wrong ?
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Hello and welcome to HCM,
Kindly, mention from where the blood is coming out?
Is there history of trauma at that site?
Kindly let me know the answer to these queries so that I can help you better.
Dr Shailja P Wahal
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