[Skip to Content]
Access to paid content on this site is currently suspended due to excessive activity being detected from your IP address 54.163.129.96. Please contact the publisher to request reinstatement.
[Skip to Content Landing]
The Pediatric Forum
July 1999

Post–Lumbar Puncture Headache and Backache in Pediatrics: A Case Series and Demonstration of Magnetic Resonance Imaging Findings

Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med. 1999;153(7):770-773. doi:10.1001/archpedi.153.7.770

Lumbar puncture (LP) is one of the most frequently performed procedures in the pediatric emergency department (ED). Although post-LP complications have been described extensively in the adult medical literature, the exact incidence of such complications in pediatrics is unknown but is believed to be rare. In addition, there is little information pertaining to these complications in children.1

First Page Preview View Large
First page PDF preview
First page PDF preview
×