Epidural needle: should we really be afraid of it?
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Epidural needle: should we really be afraid of it?

Any pregnant woman who has been brought to see an epidural needle before D-Day keeps a chilling memory. Why is it so long? Is the setup painful? Are there any risks or complications? The point of the epidural is to reassure worried mothers-to-be. What is the diameter and size of an epidural needle? The epidural…