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Does an amniocentesis hurt?

I am 37 weeks pregnant im having alot of complications with this second pregnancy my doc has scheduled an amnio for Tuesday morning im really nervous about how th pain will be?

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esmer8882

Asked by esmer8882 at 6:04 PM on Jul. 24, 2009 in Pregnancy

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  • Didn't hurt one bit. But...when they tell you to stay off your feet after....do just that! I didn't and had some leakage. It wasn't a problem, just a scare.
    gdiamante

    Answer by gdiamante at 6:07 PM on Jul. 24, 2009

  • nope doesn't hurt, chill out
    staciandababy

    Answer by staciandababy at 6:14 PM on Jul. 24, 2009

  • I just had cramps after the amino. It was like a poke but i had three because my son kept grabbing for the needle.
    MommyTessier

    Answer by MommyTessier at 6:56 PM on Jul. 24, 2009

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