Intracranial hypotension after intraoperative lumbar cerebrospinal fluid drainage Academic Article Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Cell- and Tissue-Based Therapy
  • Spinal Cord Injuries

abstract

  • Complications of intraoperative lumbar cerebrospinal fluid drainage resulting in transient (2 of 75 patients, 3%) or persistent (1 of 75 patients, 1%) neurological deficits caused by intracranial hypotension occur infrequently and may be related to preexisting conditions such as hydrocephalus.

publication date

  • January 2003

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1097/00006123-200301000-00019

PubMed ID

  • 12493112

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 148

end page

  • 51; discussion 151-2

volume

  • 52

number

  • 1