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DIAGNOSTIC EXAMINATIONS: Lumbar Puncture




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Lumbar Puncture

Lumbar Puncture (LP), also known as a spinal tap, evaluates the cerebral spinal fluid for the presence of any inflammation or immunological reaction in the nervous system. This is a widely-used non-invasive test to evaluate physiological integrity or disease process of the central nervous system.

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