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How can cerebrospinal fluid leaks affect the nervous system?

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In brief: May cause headaches

Most spinal fluid issues of this sort follow lumbar punctures and can be fixed via a blood patch.
Far less commonly, postural orthostatic headaches can be due to spontaneous damage within the neuraxis which can cause headaches and/or dizziness.

In brief: May cause headaches

Most spinal fluid issues of this sort follow lumbar punctures and can be fixed via a blood patch.
Far less commonly, postural orthostatic headaches can be due to spontaneous damage within the neuraxis which can cause headaches and/or dizziness.
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