Treatment with Epidural Blood Patch for Iatrogenic Intracranial Hypotension after Spine Surgery

@inproceedings{Kim2012TreatmentWE,
  title={Treatment with Epidural Blood Patch for Iatrogenic Intracranial Hypotension after Spine Surgery},
  author={Jaekook Kim and Sunyeul Lee and Youngkwon Ko and Wonhyung Lee},
  booktitle={Journal of Korean Neurosurgical Society},
  year={2012}
}
Intracranial hypotension syndrome typically occurs spontaneously or iatrogenically. It can be associated with headache, drowsy mentality and intracranial heamorrhage. Iatrogenic intracranial hypotension can occur due to dural pucture, trauma and spine surgery. Treatment may include conservative therapy and operation. We report a case of a 54-year-old man… CONTINUE READING