Is large volume spinal tap necessary in diagnosing normal pressure hydrocephalus?

Lumbar puncture test in normal pressure hydrocephalus: does the volume of CSF removed affect the response to tap? Thakur SK, Serulle Y, Miskin NP, Rusinek H, Golomb J, George AE. Am J Neuroradiol 2017; 38:1456-1460. Abstract BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE: There is limited evidence to support the use of high-volume lumbar taps over lower-volume taps in […]

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