Scared teenager of medical testing

Patient

Q: My 13 yr.old daughter is having her first vaginal catheter inserted in the morning for blood sugar testing and I can not calm her down, she has never had anyone touch that area and is afraid of the catheter what do I do?

Symptoms:  dizziness, fainting and not eating well and feeling tired all the time
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