Back pain following a lumbar puncture: what's unusual about that?

Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559000
Title:
Back pain following a lumbar puncture: what's unusual about that?
Authors:
Sinokrot, O; Doyle, A; Lonergan, R; Fitzgerald, S; McGuigan, C
Publisher:
Irish Medical Journal
Journal:
Irish Medical Journal
Issue Date:
May-2015
URI:
http://hdl.handle.net/10147/559000
Abstract:
A 50 year old male presents with progressive back pain. Osteomyelitis and discitis are rare but important complications of minimally invasive procedures such as bedside lumbar puncture. It is imperative to consider P. acnes as the pathogen in the setting of instrumentation.
Item Type:
Article
Language:
en
Keywords:
BACK PAIN; LUMBAR PUNCTURE

Full metadata record

DC FieldValue Language
dc.contributor.authorSinokrot, Oen
dc.contributor.authorDoyle, Aen
dc.contributor.authorLonergan, Ren
dc.contributor.authorFitzgerald, Sen
dc.contributor.authorMcGuigan, Cen
dc.date.accessioned2015-07-06T10:54:54Zen
dc.date.available2015-07-06T10:54:54Zen
dc.date.issued2015-05en
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10147/559000en
dc.description.abstractA 50 year old male presents with progressive back pain. Osteomyelitis and discitis are rare but important complications of minimally invasive procedures such as bedside lumbar puncture. It is imperative to consider P. acnes as the pathogen in the setting of instrumentation.en
dc.language.isoenen
dc.publisherIrish Medical Journalen
dc.subjectBACK PAINen
dc.subjectLUMBAR PUNCTUREen
dc.titleBack pain following a lumbar puncture: what's unusual about that?en
dc.typeArticleen
dc.identifier.journalIrish Medical Journalen
dc.description.fundingNo fundingen
dc.description.provinceLeinsteren
dc.description.peer-reviewpeer-reviewen
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