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How long do the side effects of a spinal tap last?

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Dr. James Goodrich
Neurosurgery
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In brief: Spinal tap

The most common complaint after a spinal tap is a headache.
These commonly resolve within a day or two. The pain from the needle rather last longer than a day.

In brief: Spinal tap

The most common complaint after a spinal tap is a headache.
These commonly resolve within a day or two. The pain from the needle rather last longer than a day.
Dr. James Goodrich
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