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Can we perform lumber puncture for Increased Intracranial Pressure ?

can we perform lumber puncture in case of Increased Intracranial Pressure so as to lower that pressure by reducing the volume of CSF?
Asked On : Sat, 2 Jul 2011
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The main treatment of kernickterus is a high protein and calorie diet .
The pediatrician who diagnosed it will be the best person who knows the severity of disease and can give you useful instructions regarding food.
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Answered: Sat, 2 Jul 2011
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