That's right, I'm getting tested for Hep C as well at the urging of my lovely wife.
Apparently, the fear of needles is technically Belonephobia (Greek "needle" + Greek "fear"). People who really do hear sharp, pointy objects may actually have Belonephobia.
Actually, I felt little or no discomfort except for sitting in the exam room watching the doctor fumble with the new computer system. Well, I did have to rip the tape off my arm, and that hurt! I won't have results for a week though, so I'll update then.