Leaking Spinal Fluid From a Spinal Tap?

Answer Cerebrospinal fluid, or CSF, is a protective liquid surrounding the brain and spine. Certain injuries or procedures, such as a lumbar puncture, can cause a leakage of spinal fluid. In some cases, a... Read More »

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What causes spinal stenosis?

Spinal stenosis is a narrowing of at least one area in your spine that places pressure on your nerves and spinal cord. Spinal stenosis can cause pain and/or loss of feeling in your shoulders, arms,... Read More »

What is spinal decompression?

Spinal decompression is a therapy used to rehabilitate spinal discs. This therapy decompresses discs by gently stretching the spine. This stretching creates a vacuum inside the discs, according to ... Read More »

What does Spinal fusion do?

Spinal fusion decreases pain but it also decreases spinal mobility

Spinal Tap Pain Help?

Hi;You do need to tell your doctor right away.I had the same thing done to me.My doctor told me it is a spinal headache,The reason why is the puncture site did not seal and allowed some air to seep... Read More »