LUMBAR PUNCTURE EXPERT WITNESS CASE STUDIES

Myelogram leads to punctured spinal cord and paralysis LUMBAR PUNCTURE Expert Case

…  a history of long-standing low back pain with a previous lumbar fusion performed at L3-S1. The patient was referred to the defending …  level of T12-L1, which allowed the conus medullaris to be punctured. The patient experienced paralysis of the lower limbs and chronic …