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Date : 21-Feb-2012
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :   how can i help u?
User :   hi i am trying for a baby but i have a huge needle phobia is there any way i can get out of having the bloods taken
Doctor :   with pricking its not possible to take out blood
User :   if i was to refuse bloods will i still have medical care
Doctor :   during delivery u will have lots of blood loss
Doctor :   to replenish the blood back u need blood transfusion
Doctor :   initially u will be scared but later u will be used to it'
User :   would midwifes give me aneastetic crean to calm my nerves before having the needles
Doctor :   local anaesthesia can be given

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