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What are the findings from the lumbar puncture reports while suffering from high fever?

admitted him in hospital.....his Lumbar Puncture reports show protein level very high 101 , sugar level 45, and total count of blood 240...pls help me as what is the problem with him,.....doc stated with steroids ...
 

Getting headaches after Lumbar puncture. Is this normal?

I had an lp 7 days ago and I'm still getting slight headaches is this normal
 

Had a lumbar puncture, having pain, not able to sleep. How to get cured?

I had a lumbar puncture Friday. I'm dealing with the pain, but can not sleep. ...
 

Had lumbar puncture done. Feeling heaviness in back. Is this normal?

I had a lumbar puncture more than three weeks back...my back and the spot still feels heavy...isthat XXXXXXX ...
 

What causes neck pain and ear fullness after a lumbar puncture?

I had a lumbar puncture with intrathecal XXXXXXX done on Dec 16, 2013 for a possible csf leak. Ever since I have had terrible neck pain and ear fullness (sometimes feels like water in my ears). I try ...
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LUMBAR PUNCTURE PROBLEMS, WHAT THE NERVE TEST WOULD INVOLVE ?

later a LP to check for meningitis. Then diagnosed with DDD. I had 3 steroid injections, which were ...
 

Will taking lumbar puncture reduces drowsiness due to diabetes?

are seen. Dr advises now to take lumbar puncture, her ct, MRI, twice taken had no severe problems, except .... S Diabetes became normal in two days and she was treated with valproate injection and encorate Injection ...
 

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 ...
 

Leg pain during lumbar puncture. Unpleasant pain in soles

Hi i had lumbar puncter on monday to release csf pressure from BIH it was my 7th LP so knew what to expect. Whist fluid was draining out i had the dreaded electric shocknpains down my legs and then i ...
 

Can brain angio and lumbar puncture been done?

increase in spots from his June MRI, they are now asking him to have a brain angio and a lumbar puncture ...
 

Is a lumbar puncture required to confirm improvement in condition while taking TB Meningitis treatment ?

Is a lumbar puncture necessary to check if the TB medication is working on A TB Meningitis patient undergoing TB treatment since 2 months. The patient has lost significant weight and appetite. Meningitis ...
 

Intense pressure in head and nausea. Diagnosed cysts on brain, lumbar puncture. Suggest

diagnosed cysts on brain but had lumbar puncture and it was clear, 2nd cat scan said nothing wrong ...
 

Have headaches, blood patch. Had lumbar puncture. What is going on?

I had a lumbar puncture 2 1/2 weeks ago. Since then, I have had headaches . At times they are very severe, where I have to lay down to make the pain go away. There are also instances where I have even ...
 

Chronic pain due to lumbar puncture. Taking light medication. Recommendations?

Hi, I had a lumbar puncture to diagnose csf headache 8 weeks after the birth of my second son, since having the lumbar puncture I ve suffered with chronic pain in m coccyx. I ve tried a diclofenac ...
 

Fungal meningitis, had strokes, lumbar punctures with nausea, vomiting. What is going on?

). Lumbar puncture pressures have been good, and dye tests shows communication between ventricles and spine ...
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I received a lumbar puncture every 6 months for the last 3 years. Now I get sick once a month, puking and burp a lot, and now the bck of neck on left hurts bad!
I am sorry but you seem to have a serious problem. Please get back to your treating doctor to check if there is any cervical spondylitis that you have developed.
 
Im having sensitivity to light, high temp, dizziness, severe headache, back ache, no apetite etc since having lumbar puncture 4 days ago what shall i do?
Please see a physician immediately for a physical examination, in light of this recent procedure.
 
I had a lumbar puncture in December 2012 and since having it I keep getting a uncomfortable pain in my lower back were I find it uncomfortable to sit down
Hi. Lumbar puncture was done in 2012. This now may not be related to the spinal puncture. This must have been done for a reason, please mention this. Low back pain can be due to local problems like muscle spasms. I would advise you to see an Orthopedic Surgeon. for low- back pain.
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