"Spinal Puncture" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Tapping fluid from the subarachnoid space in the lumbar region, usually between the third and fourth lumbar vertebrae.
- Spinal Puncture
- Puncture, Spinal
- Punctures, Spinal
- Spinal Punctures
- Spinal Tap
- Spinal Taps
- Tap, Spinal
- Taps, Spinal
- Lumbar Puncture
- Lumbar Punctures
- Puncture, Lumbar
- Punctures, Lumbar
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Spinal Puncture" by people in Profiles.
Superonasal Transconjunctival Optic Nerve Sheath Decompression: A Simplified Technique for Safe and Efficient Decompression. J Neuroophthalmol. 2021 03 01; 41(1):e16-e21.
Prevalence of cryptococcal infection among advanced HIV patients in Argentina using lateral flow immunoassay. PLoS One. 2017; 12(6):e0178721.
The Relationship Between Optic Nerve Sheath Decompression Failure and Intracranial Pressure in Idiopathic Intracranial Hypertension. J Neuroophthalmol. 2016 09; 36(3):246-51.
Acute Foramen Magnum Syndrome Following Single Diagnostic Lumbar Puncture: Consequence of a Small Posterior Fossa? World Neurosurg. 2016 Jul; 91:677.e1-7.
The frequency and severity of intracranial hypotension post-intraoperative lumbar drainage using a Tuohy needle and the traditional needle. Br J Neurosurg. 2016 Aug; 30(4):438-43.
Lumbar puncture refusal in sub-Saharan Africa: A call for further understanding and intervention. Neurology. 2015 May 12; 84(19):1988-90.
Use of lumbar drainage of cerebrospinal fluid for brain relaxation in occipital lobe approaches in children: technical note. Surg Neurol. 2009 Jun; 71(6):681-4, discussion 684.
A confusing case of confusion. Acute porphyrias. J Okla State Med Assoc. 2008 Apr; 101(4):85-6, 89-90.
Anesthesia for a patient with bilateral undrained pneumothoraces. Paediatr Anaesth. 2006 Jul; 16(7):802-3.
Risk factors for traumatic and bloody lumbar puncture in children with acute lymphoblastic leukemia. JAMA. 2002 Oct 23-30; 288(16):2001-7.