I Had a Blood Test

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    Yep

    I had a blood test about an hour ago and I'm a bit in shock now.... They actually managed to find the vein on their first try! They usually try about 3 times before they succeed! It's so nice that I don't look like a pincushion this time! :)
    Fennella Fennella
    31-35, F
    Aug 25, 2008

    A Human Pin Cushion....

    I have had my blood taken so many times in the last month that I bet if I drink too much water it will just pour out of all the holes in my veins like a colander draining water from spaghetti.  You know kind of like you see in cartoons.  I feel like a freaking human pin...
    fungirlmmm fungirlmmm
    46-50, F
    10 Responses Jul 9, 2008

    Yesterday

    "Which arm do they usually find the best vein?" Well actually neither... it's the hand. "Oh I don't like the hand let me look... Oh I found a good one" ~ In goes the needle, I don't watch, feel it moving around, digging, hunting, deep in my arm ~ "Oh...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    2 Responses Sep 11, 2008

    Eve Though I Didn't Have To..

    My school (last year)realized  I wasn't functioning well.They and my Mom made me get a bloodtest.I absolutely HATE bloodtests!!!!!!!!!They never find my vein and end up fishing around.ouchh I really never had to get a blood test.I only had two.The first time was ONLY -get this...
    KeepsingingAOM KeepsingingAOM
    18-21, F
    Feb 13, 2012

    Blood Tests

    Blood tests,Most of us,I would think,At sometime or other,Have had one,Sometimes,A great way,To find what's wrong,Can be a saviour,Your life,May depend on one!
    lazycrazybasket lazycrazybasket
    46-50, M
    Sep 30, 2012

    YET Again

    I went on Monday for my blood work and some stupid urinalysis test. No results on the bw but the Dr called and said I might be having kidney issues... like tell me something I don't know. I go back next week and get all the results and expect that to come up as well as the anemic...
    mysplitpersonality mysplitpersonality
    36-40, F
    13 Responses Nov 5, 2008

    Even Though I Didn't Have To..

    My school (last year)realized  I wasn't functioning well.They and my Mom made me get a bloodtest.I absolutely HATE bloodtests!!!!!!!!! They never find my vein and end up fishing around.ouchh(i always need a few ppl to help find it the first time they drew blood from my hand...
    KeepsingingAOM KeepsingingAOM
    18-21, F
    1 Response Feb 13, 2012
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