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Is there a better way to diagnose intraventricular hemorrhage aside from a lumbar puncture?
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Dr. Michael Korona
Radiology - Interventional
6 doctors agree
In brief: Cat scan
Non contrast cat scan of the head can show the bleed.
If not seen and symptoms are suspicious, may also need the lumbar puncture to be sure.

In brief: Cat scan
Non contrast cat scan of the head can show the bleed.
If not seen and symptoms are suspicious, may also need the lumbar puncture to be sure.
Dr. Michael Korona
Dr. Michael Korona
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Dr. Andrew Nordine
Pediatrics
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yes
Bedside head ultrasound is much better for that purpose.

In brief: Yes
Bedside head ultrasound is much better for that purpose.
Dr. Andrew Nordine
Dr. Andrew Nordine
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