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A 45-year-old member asked:

Im very fatigued after lumbar puncture. is that normal?

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Dr. Lali Sekhon
Neurosurgery 32 years experience
Sure: I assume the LP was for symptoms or too look for disease states that may in turn be causing the fatigue.

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Montgomery, AL
A 33-year-old female asked:

I am very fatigued 48 hours after lumbar puncture. Is this normal?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Chirag Vasa
Infectious Disease 27 years experience
Yes: I think your fatigue may not be related lumber puncture itself but may be due to ? Viral etiology or due to the reason LP done. Post LP mostly headache is common . Keep drinking lots of fluid that may help. Always to see your doctor is priority.
Last updated Jun 10, 2014

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