[Spinal puncture in suspected purulent meningitis].

  • Tryggve Lundar
  • Published 1995 in
    Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening…


Today, CT scan of the brain is performed as a routine a the first diagnostic procedure in cases of suspected acute subarachnoid haemorrhage. Subarachnoid blood is demonstrated in a high percent of these cases provided that the scan is carried out within the first few days after the bleeding. Furthermore, the scan may also disclose localised intracranial… (More)


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@article{Lundar1995SpinalPI, title={[Spinal puncture in suspected purulent meningitis].}, author={Tryggve Lundar}, journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke}, year={1995}, volume={115 29}, pages={3632-3} }