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After your lumbar puncture

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams35498
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services. Halifax, NS: Capital Health , 2015.
Pamphlet Number
1560
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During a lumbar puncture, a needle is placed in your back to collect cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). Care of the puncture site, expected complications, and instructions for bathing, activity, and diet are outlined. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention are provided.
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Corporate Author
Capital Health (N.S.). Emergency Services
Alternate Title
Spinal tap
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Capital Health
Date of Publication
2015
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nervous System Diseases - diagnosis
Postoperative Care
Spinal Puncture
Other Subjects
Nervous system--Diseases--Diagnosis
Spine--Puncture
Specialty
Emergency
Abstract
During a lumbar puncture, a needle is placed in your back to collect cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). Care of the puncture site, expected complications, and instructions for bathing, activity, and diet are outlined. A list of symptoms that require immediate medical attention are provided.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Emergency Services
Pamphlet Number
1560

Lumbar puncture (LP)

http://libcat.nshealth.ca/permalink/chpams34117
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Minor Procedures. Halifax, NS: Nova Scotia Health Authority , 2017.
Pamphlet Number
0422
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This test is sometimes called a spinal tap. A small amount of fluid is taken out from the space around your spinal cord that is fluid-filled. The cells in the fluid are studied under a microscope in a lab to check for any problems.This pamphlet explains how the test is done, how long it takes and follow-up care.
Available Online
View Pamphlet
Corporate Author
Nova Scotia Health Authority. QEII. Minor Procedures
Alternate Title
Spinal tap
Place of Publication
Halifax, NS
Publisher
Nova Scotia Health Authority
Date of Publication
2017
Format
Pamphlet
Language
English
Physical Description
1 electronic document ([4] p.) : digital, PDF file
Subjects (MeSH)
Nervous System Diseases - diagnosis
Spinal Puncture
Other Subjects
Nervous system--Diseases--Diagnosis
Spine--Puncture
Abstract
This test is sometimes called a spinal tap. A small amount of fluid is taken out from the space around your spinal cord that is fluid-filled. The cells in the fluid are studied under a microscope in a lab to check for any problems.This pamphlet explains how the test is done, how long it takes and follow-up care.
Responsibility
Prepared by: Minor Procedures, HI
Pamphlet Number
0422

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