High Thoracic/Cervical Epidural Blood Patch for Spontaneous Cerebrospinal Fluid Leak

Anesthesia & Analgesia, 12/05/2011

Spontaneous cerebral spinal fluid leakage is increasingly recognized as a cause of headache due to low intracranial pressure. The site of leakage can be identified with radionuclide cisternography, and anesthesiologists are increasingly requested to provide epidural blood patch for their management.

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