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Poor veins in arms hard to draw blood

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Blood draw, sharp pain, no hematoma. EMG needed?

blood from my Rt.Arm. She was able to acess my vein in 1 poke, She drew blood from the lateral part ... nerve near the surface of the lateral part of arm. The blood draw needle has left a small XXXXXXX 1 cm ...
 

Lump in the upper arm after blood draw. Should be concerned?

After having blood drawn today a lump came up in my upper arm, what could this be, should I be concerned or just wait for it to go down? ...
 

What causes blood clots in veins?

and reassured that I would not get a blood blot again. 2 weeks ago I pushed very hard to get an ultrasound done on my arm because I was feeling the same symptoms when I originally got my blood clots . They have found ...
 

How are hard bumps and veins in the arms treated ?

in my arms develop hard bumps, and the veins are no longer easy to ht. Is a coumadin regenim recommended for daily IV meth users to help prevent the hard clotting in the veins? I use warm water, massage after each ...
 

Swollen arm after drawing blood, done icing. Bruising, painful. Any thoughts?

Hi, I had my blood drawn about 9 weeks ago. After she pulled the needle out of my arm it instantly ... a little and the swelling went down a bit However the next few days my arm was so sore I could barely bend ...
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Pain and soreness, hard lump after drawing blood

and with a green edge around the bruise. There is also a very large hard lump inside the arm and there is a small ...yesterday, I had blood drawn to test me for thyroid storm. Now where the blood was drawn ...
 

Pain in basilic vein after drawing blood. Feels like lump. Possibility of thrombosis?

was able to see all veins in bilateral arms now I have less pain when gliding the nerve but I have a lump ...Had my blood drawn at the end of December. No problem till last month even I began the feel pain ...
 

Constantly cold limbs, taking Adderal. Hard to find veins. Any ideas?

to reach vains. But this time it was really hard for them to find a spot to draw blood from and the nurse tried in both arms before drawing my blood. The scarey thing is, I went into shock immediately after ...
 

Went to draw blood, the lady missed vein and pushed a small amount of air in arm. Is this dangerous?

to draw my blood but missed my vein twice and pushed a small amount of air from the syringe back into my arm . i don t think she was in my vein because there was no blood in the syringe. is this dangerous ...
 

Pain inside forearm, veins protruding from arm. History of phlebitis after drawing blood. Treatment?

and the veins stick out and more visible in that arm. I have a history of three dvr s, but all in one leg. Should I be concerned with the arm? I also have a history of phlebitis after a blood drawn that required ...
 

Vein collapsed after needle insertion for blood draw. Severe pain and bruise at the puncture site

I regularly donate platelets and blood with the United blood services. A year ago they punctured my vein . This week, same arm , my vein collapsed when they inserted the needle. Are these two related? I ...
 

Itchy, red bumpy rash on hands post drawing blood. What is the reason?

Two days ago i went to the hospital and had my blood drawn there and an iv put in they also had a hard time drawing it so they stuck me once in my left had and twice in my right an once in my arm . Now ...
 

Pain, numbness in arm after drawing blood. Matter of concern?

hello I went to the doctors Tuesday and got blood drawn. it didn t hurt when she was getting the blood but after I left the doctors I had to go get x rays, all the way there my arm was getting bigger ...
 

Do I have poor blood circulation??

hear it in my ears (which I don t think is that uncommon) and I can feel the blood pumping really hard .... Also, why does my heart beat so hard? Sometimes at night I m trying to be really calm and relaxed ...
 

Sharp pain on the thumb after a blood draw. Nerve damage?

Hello I just had blood drawn Tuesday and had a sharp pain go straight to my thumb . After it was over my arm seem to be fine. Every now and then I still get that same shotting pain in my arm. What ...
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Tight knot in forearm 2 weeks after blood draw. Vein looks puffy at draw site at (above forearm) and at wrist and palm. Suggestions on cause and treatment?
HI, You need to be worried about the problem. It is simple condition known as "phlebitis" which is common after blood withdrawal from vein. It is due to injury by the tip of needle to the vein from inside. You need not to take any treatment of the same and will be alright in next 10-14 days. DO not massage or rub the area. You can take pain killers if there is any pain. Dr Sanjay Kumar Kandia
 
I have had problems when i get blood drawn.... Apparently i have small veins. I never used to have that problem. Is it possible for veins to shrink in size??
I do not think so veins can shrink in size, although drinking a lot water before the blood tests can help to make the drawing of blood easier.
 
I took a blood test at 4 weeks and 5 days and it came back negative. The veins in my arms and legs have gotten darker. My boobs were sore for a few weeks, but a
These are normal findings of pregnancy. Otherwise dark veins can be varicose veins, venous insufficiency, thrombophlebitis.
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