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Lumbar Puncture as a Cause of Tension Pneumocephalus, Pneumorrachis, and Sacral Meningocele infection Leading to Death: An Extremely Rare Case Report.
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  • FARID AASSOUANI,
  • Zaid Ennacery,
  • Abdellatif Bensalah,
  • Yahya Charifi,
  • Mamadou Diallo,
  • Nizar El bouardi,
  • Meryem Haloua,
  • Moulay youssef Alaoui Lamrani,
  • Abdoulmalek Ousadden,
  • Meriem Boubbou,
  • Mustapha Maaroufi,
  • Badreeddine Alami
FARID AASSOUANI
Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah
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Zaid Ennacery
Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah
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Abdellatif Bensalah
Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah
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Yahya Charifi
CHU Hassan II
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Mamadou Diallo
Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah
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Nizar El bouardi
Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University
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Meryem Haloua
Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University
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Moulay youssef Alaoui Lamrani
Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah
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Abdoulmalek Ousadden
Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University
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Meriem Boubbou
Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University
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Mustapha Maaroufi
Université Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah
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Badreeddine Alami
Sidi Mohamed Ben Abdellah University
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Abstract

Although it was first described over 100 years ago,lumbar puncture is still an important diagnostic tool for a variety of infectious and noninfectious neurologic conditions.With the widespread use of this common and relatively safe performed medical procedure, minor and major complications can occur even when standard infection control measure
Nov 2022Published in Radiology Case Reports volume 17 issue 11 on pages 4379-4383. 10.1016/j.radcr.2022.08.058