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Delayed Response to Epidural Blood Patch for Post-Lumbar Puncture Headache
  1. Stephen E. Abram, MD and
  2. Susan K. Palmer, MD
  1. From the Department of Anesthesiology, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin


This case report illustrates a successful but delayed response to epidural blood patch for the treatment of post-lumbar puncture headache. An explanation for the delay in response is offered.

  • Epidural blood patch
  • Post-lumbar puncture headaches

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