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Dr. Andrew Rynne

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Do lumbar punctures leave scar

Premium Questions

Dr. Geeta Sundar MD

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

Answered by : Dr. Geeta Sundar ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Omer MD

I have a history of Irritable Bowel Syndrome , Innappropriate Sinus Tachycardia with PAC's and PVC's. In December 2013 I gave birth to a little girl. I was given an epidural for pain which hurt extremely bad when it was... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Omer ( Internal Medicine Specialist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

I had a lumbar puncture in ER over a week ago. All four tubes of spinal fluid contained blood that initially sent doctors into a panic. After CT scans, MRI and additional lab testing on spinal fluid all test ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Bruno Mascarenhas MD

I had a Lumber Puncture last Friday. I haven't felt to well. I did have a beer the next day to help the pain. Now almost a week later Today on Thursday I have like I want to pass out after being in my feet ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Bruno Mascarenhas ( Neurologist)
Dr. Erion Spaho MD

I went to the ER due to severe headache approximately 30 hours after the mylogram on Friday morning. Because I have already been fused L4-S1, he did the myelogram above the fused area at approximately L3. During the... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Erion Spaho ( Neurologist)

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Dr.  Neeraj Kumar MD

and symptoms in left leg for 4 months and electric shock sharp pains and tingling in area of lumbar puncture for around 6. A neurosurgeon also commented on how high the 3 lumbar puncture... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Neeraj Kumar ( Neurologist)
Dr. Rohan Shanker Tiwari MD

My 17 yr old daughter had a lumbar puncture performed over a year ago. The doctor that performed procedure was a resident doctor ( I think that s what you call it when they are first starting out) and she ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Rohan Shanker Tiwari ( Orthopaedic Surgeon)
Dr. Vandana Andrews MD

,pale, slightly photophobic. Should i recommend lumbar puncture? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Vandana Andrews ( General & Family Physician)
Dr. Aida Quka MD

neurologist,he asked for lumber puncture.what could be reason for that? ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Aida Quka ( Neurologist)
Dr.   Kerry Pottinger MD

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 ... View answer

Answered by : Dr. Kerry Pottinger ( Anesthesiologist)

Mobile Questions and Answers

Dr. Awadhesh P Singh Solanki MD

nope you should avoid it for a week cna cause spontaneous csf leak.

Dr. Jyothi B L MD

Yes, you can. it is done at L3-L4 level.

Dr. Ronald Schubert MD

I understand that you have recently under gone a lumbar puncture and now having headaches. This is a common occurrence after a lumbar puncture and maybe due to leakage of the fluid from your...