Danger of Lumbar Puncture in Spinal Cord Compression

ArticleinBritish Journal of Neurosurgery 1(3):375-6 · February 1987with8 Reads
Impact Factor: 0.96 · DOI: 10.3109/02688698709023781 · Source: PubMed

    Abstract

    Rapid deterioration in the symptoms and signs of spinal cord compression following lumbar puncture is an unusual complication which must be thought of before undertaking this procedure as part of myelography.