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Venipuncture is the collection of blood sample from a vein for laboratory testing

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Hi Doctor, I have 2 dark brown marks apeeared on my left arm . One at the place of the veins where they normally take some blood for the lab and...

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Do not worry, it is ecchymoses.
There was leaking of blood while draining the blood sample.
Blood is collected in dermis and produce...

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hi, i was diagnosed with prostatis five days ago, the doctor did took urine and blood samples. everything came back normal, which confirmed his...

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yes, treatment for acute prostatitis should be given for 4-6 weeks. meatus irritation may go away in a week. you may also need some...

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I had blood tests done, there was clorox cleaner/bleach on my arm from earlier, will this affect anything on the test

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Hello & thank you for submitting your question. Your question is a very good one. As you suspect,...

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