Lumbar Puncture (LP, Spinal Tap)

Last updated 05/01/19

Definition


Anatomy


Features


Indications


Contraindications


Equipment


Procedure


Interpretation


Complications



References

Doherty C, Forbes R. Diagnostic Lumbar Puncture. Ulster Med. 2014;83(2):93-102
RCH. Lumbar puncture
Williams, A. Xanthochromia in the cerebrospinal fluid. Practice Neurology. 2004
Life in the fast lane. CSF Analysis. 16/05/2016
RCH. CSF Interpretation