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What's the difference?

Between an epidural and a spinal block? Aren't they the same?

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Asked by Kitkat61277 at 1:09 AM on May. 19, 2011 in Pregnancy

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  • A spinal block is a one time shot where as an epidural is a constant measured drip into a IV that is administered close to your spine.

    Answer by JodenaLeigh at 1:32 AM on May. 19, 2011

  • I believe I got spinal block they them nub u ina sec with spinal block . its werid cuase when its cold my backs hurts a lot and i had a epidural also hmmmmm for didnt work and i also had a put me alseeptoo

    Answer by avonbuyorsell at 4:09 AM on May. 19, 2011

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