What size syringe should be used to administer local anesthetic during a lumbar puncture (LP)?

Updated: Aug 02, 2018
  • Author: Gil Z Shlamovitz, MD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Use the 10-mL syringe to administer a local anesthetic.

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