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  • After evaluation by a doctor and head imaging if necessary, a lumbar puncture may be done to diagnose certain inflammatory conditions that can result in a headache.
  • http://www.gosh.nhs.uk/medical-information/procedures-and-treatme...
  • This page explains about a lumbar puncture and what to expect when your child comes to Great Ormond Street Hospital (GOSH) to have this procedure.
  • http://www.stvincent.org/Health-Library/Integrated-Neuroscience-C...
  • A lumbar puncture (LP), also known as a spinal tap, is a diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedure performed by a doctor.
  • https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Spinal_puncture
  • A lumbar puncture (LP), also known as a spinal tap, is a medical procedure in which a needle is inserted into the spine, most commonly to collect cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) for diagnostic testing.
  • http://www.nyhq.org/diw/Content.asp?PageID=DIW007666
  • A lumbar puncture (LP), also known as a spinal tap, is a diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedure performed by a doctor.
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  • A lumbar puncture (LP), also known as a spinal tap, is a diagnostic and/or therapeutic procedure performed by a doctor.
  • http://www.nyp.org/testsprocedures/showDocument.php?contentTypeId...
  • After evaluation by a doctor and head imaging if necessary, a lumbar puncture may be done to diagnose certain inflammatory conditions that can result in a headache.
  • http://www.ahealthyme.com/Conditions/Neuroscience/NeurologicalTP/...
  • After evaluation by a doctor and head imaging if necessary, a lumbar puncture may be done to diagnose certain inflammatory conditions that can result in a headache.
  • http://www.nhsinform.co.uk/health-library/articles/l/lumbar-punct...
  • A lumbar puncture is a medical procedure where a needle is inserted into the lower part of the spine to look for evidence of conditions affecting the brain, spinal cord or other parts of the nervous system.
  • http://www.encyclopedia.com/topic/Lumbar_Puncture.aspx
  • Other medical conditions diagnosed with lumbar puncture include:
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    Review: Ultrasound-assisted lumbar puncture (LP) does not increase procedural success but reduces traumatic LPs
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    Guidelines Presented for Lumbar Puncture in Alzheimer's Dx
    Physicians Briefing - Wednesday, October 31, 2018
    New appropriate use criteria for lumbar puncture in Alzheimer's diagnosis
    Science Daily - Tuesday, October 16, 2018
    Opinion and Special Articles: Stress when performing the first lumbar puncture may compromise patient safety
    Neurology - Tuesday, May 22, 2018
    Use of platelet transfusions prior to a lumbar puncture or epidural anaesthetic in people with a low platelet count
    Cochrane - Wednesday, May 2, 2018
    'Age can be a babe magnet' Spinal Tap's Derek Smalls on why old is gold
    The Guardian - Friday, April 6, 2018
    Review: Atraumatic lumbar puncture needles reduce postdural puncture headache compared with conventional needles
    Annals of Internal Medicine - Tuesday, March 20, 2018
    NeuroBreak: Novel Migraine Drug Advances; Nusinersen Ethics; Trauma-Free Spinal Taps?
    Medpage Today - Wednesday, December 13, 2017
    Using atraumatic needles for lumbar punctures decreases risk of complications
    News-Medical - Thursday, December 7, 2017
    Plasma transfusions prior to insertion of lumbar puncture needles for people with abnormal coagulation
    Cochrane - Wednesday, September 27, 2017
    Diagnostic Yield of Cerebral Angiography in Patients With Computed Tomography-Negative, Lumbar Puncture-Positive Subarachnoid Hemorrhage
    Wolters Kluwer Health - Tuesday, July 4, 2017
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    Blood Test Matches Spinal Tap to ID Parkinson Disease Types
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    Spinal Tap Creators aim to 'go to 11' with $400m lawsuit over profits
    The Guardian - Wednesday, February 8, 2017
    'Spinal Tap' Spoof Of Donald Trump's ABC Interview Turns It Up To 11
    Huffington Post - Saturday, January 28, 2017
    Plasma transfusions prior to lumbar punctures and epidural catheters for people with abnormal coagulation
    Wiley - Friday, January 6, 2017
    The Effects of Handed Bias of Physicians and the Laterality of Recumbent Position of Patients on the Success Rate of Lumbar Puncture
    Wolters Kluwer Health - Friday, December 9, 2016
    Interpretations: How to use...lumbar puncture
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  • Of the babies that required intervention 43% had lumbar punctures only, 55% had lumbar punctures followed by reservoir placement and one baby had the placement of an external drain.

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  • A spinal tap is a procedure done to look for infection, cancers, and bleeding in this area by taking a sample of the cerebrospinal fluid.

  • An effective treatment for Guillain-Barré syndrome and/or peripheral neuropathy - NaturalNews.tv
         
  • I googled about spinal tap, and the impression I got from it is that it is used to look for certain markers that would clearly identify it as something other than GBS.

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