What is Cerebral spinal fluid leak repair?

Category: Surgeries

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A cerebrospinal fluid leak is a condition when the fluid contained in the spinal column and brain leaks out of its confined space. This can be caused by several reasons, including spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid leak, following a procedure such as a spinal tap (lumbar puncture) or trauma.

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Side effects as an overall problem
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Severe 0
Moderate 0
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Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Cerebral spinal fluid leak repair

Side effect Patients
Migraine headaches 1
Muscle cramps 1
Nerve pain (neuralgia) 1

Duration

Currently having Cerebral spinal fluid leak repair

Duration Patients
5 - 10 years 1

Stopped having Cerebral spinal fluid leak repair

Duration Patients
Less than 1 month 2
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