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In rare instances, a phlebotomist is not able to draw sufficient blood from a heel puncture, and a physician may draw venous blood from a femoral vein in the groin area or another vein larger than veins in an infant's arms.
The person's blood is usually collected by a nurse or phlebotomist by sticking a needle into a vein.
A site, usually the heel on an infant and a finger on an older child, is chosen by the phlebotomist who will draw the blood.
In rare instances, a phlebotomist will not be able to draw sufficient blood from an infant's heel puncture, and a physician may draw venous blood from a femoral vein in the groin area, which is larger than veins in an infant's arms.
A nurse or phlebotomist usually collects the sample following standard precautions for the prevention of transmission of bloodborne pathogens.