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A lumbar catheter is a small flexible tube that is placed in the lumbar spine.

Indications

This tube measures the pressure of the cerebrospinal fluid in the brain. This is a diagnostic test.

see lumbar drain

see External lumbar drainage

see lumboperitoneal shunt

lumbar_catheter.txt · Last modified: 2015/12/24 10:33 (external edit)