What are rare complications of lumbar puncture (LP) in patients with coagulopathy?

Updated: Aug 02, 2018
  • Author: Gil Z Shlamovitz, MD, FACEP; Chief Editor: Helmi L Lutsep, MD  more...
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Answer

Epidural, subdural, and subarachnoid hemorrhage are rare complications that might carry significant morbidity and mortality in coagulopathic patients.


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