spinal puncture

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Synonyms for spinal puncture

removal by centesis of fluid from the subarachnoid space of the lumbar region of the spinal cord for diagnostic or therapeutic purposes

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The duration of spinal puncture procedure was defined as the time from the first puncture attempt to the final removal of the needle after completion of the subarachnoid injection.
Spinal puncture is commonly performed below the second lumbar vertebra (L2) to avoid spinal cord injury.
Spinal/Epidural Anesthesia or Puncture: When neuraxial anesthesia (spinal/epidural anesthesia) or spinal puncture is employed, patients treated with anticoagulant agents for prevention of thromboembolic complications are at risk of developing an epidural or spinal hematoma, which can result in long-term or permanent paralysis.
Each volunteer contributed a cerebrospinal fluid sample by undergoing a spinal puncture.
Adverse events other than spinal puncture headache have not been reported with injection of solutions of dextrose, glycerin, and phenol.
Spinal or epidural hematomas can occur with the associated use of low molecular weight heparins and spinal/epidural anesthesia or spinal puncture, which can result in long-term or permanent paralysis.
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