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Lower back pain with lumbar puncture

My wife got a lumbar puncture 3 weeks ago and ever since she had it done she has had lower back pain and tenderness at the site of the procedure
Asked On : Fri, 13 May 2011
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Pain Medicine & Palliative Care Specialist 's  Response
There will be bruised tissues in the area of the puncture. This is not serious but will cause discomfort until the tissues recover.
Dr K A Pottinger,
Answered: Fri, 13 Sep 2013
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General & Family Physician Dr. Ramesh M.Vachharajani's  Response
Gradually her pain will go away
Do back extension exercise daily,
She should have some analgesic tablet as and when required.
Answered: Fri, 13 May 2011
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