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Nerve or tendon damage after blood test?

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Rollermum Tue 14-Jul-15 14:27:35

I had a blood test last week, I am well used to these as am pregnant again and also have a thyroid problem that is checked regularly.

But at the time it felt different - like a burning sensation halfway down my forearm and top of my hand. I commented on it and she said she'd touched a tendon with the needle but wasn't concerned.

Now, about 5 days later, I have a weird static / catching sensation when I reach up or swing my arms when walking. Doesn't really hurt but is irritating. I have a bruise in the crook of my arm but the sensation is not near there.

Has anyone had this? Will it go?

Rollermum Wed 15-Jul-15 12:00:33


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