Post dural puncture headache

  title={Post dural puncture headache},
  author={Suchitra Ranjit and Sneha Shrestha and Tilak Raj Limbu and Sujan Babu Marahatta},
Introduction: Post dural puncture headache occurs as the cerebrospinal fluid leaks out from the breach that the needle has made in the dura. The incidence of Post Dural Puncture Headache (PDPH) is a common complication after spinal anesthesia. The objective of our study is to find out incidence of PDPH in patients undergoing surgery under spinal anesthesia in Dhulikhel Hospital. Methods: 120 patients who underwent spinal anesthesia were selected for the study. Questionnaire was used to assess… CONTINUE READING


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