Successful myelography after dry spinal puncture

Academic Article


  • With some pathologic conditions, such as lumbar spinal canal stenosis and adhesive arachnoiditis, a spinal puncture may result in a dry tap. The authors describe a technique, using metrizamide (Amipaque), which makes it possible to perform myelography under these circumstances.
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  • Radiology  Journal
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    Author List

  • Stovring J; Saksanen SJ; Fernando LT; Roberson GH
  • Start Page

  • 265
  • End Page

  • 266
  • Volume

  • 143
  • Issue

  • 1