Fluoroscopically Guided Lumbar Puncture.

Authors:
Keith A Cauley

AJR Am J Roentgenol 2015 Oct;205(4):W442-50

1 Department of Radiology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York Presbyterian Hospital, 180 Fort Washington Ave, 3rd Fl, Harkness Pavilion, Rm 313, New York, NY 10032.

Objective: The objective of this article is to detail the indications, techniques, risks, and benefits of fluoroscopically guided lumbar puncture (LP).

Conclusion: Familiarity with the details of fluoroscopically guided LP can aid in the work flow, increase the success rate, and minimize the complications of the procedure.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.2214/AJR.14.14028DOI Listing
October 2015
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