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Will you feel no pain when you take the epidural?

Answer

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10/28/2009

Like all medical procedures, with epidural analgesia, each individual responds differently to medication and sometimes not enough medication is delivered to the right spot. These instances are rare and even when they do occur, an anesthesiologist can make adjustments.

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