How do you perform a lumbar puncture?
How do you Landmark a lumbar puncture?
What is the best position for lumbar puncture?
How long does a lumbar puncture procedure take?
What diseases can be found in spinal fluid?
- fungal infections.
- West Nile virus.
- eastern equine encephalitis virus (EEEV)
Is a lumbar puncture an emergency?
Why is lumbar puncture so painful?
Can a lumbar puncture paralyze you?
How big is the needle for a lumbar puncture?
What should I avoid after a lumbar puncture?
The time spent flat after the tap will vary depending on why you received the procedure. Avoid strenuous or vigorous exercise for a day or so following the lumbar puncture. If you have a headache, lay down as much as possible and drink plenty of fluids.