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Six weeks after laminectomy, MRI shows a 9 cm pseudo meningocele coupled with head and eye pains, left leg nerve pain. Surgery to repair or wait?

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Dr. Rowlin Lichter
Orthopedic Surgery

In brief: Pseudomeningocoele

You a loosing CSF that will cause low pressure HA.
The hole in your meninges probable needs a patch to prevent this. Possibilities of spontaneous closure seem limited. Get a second opinion, from a different clinic or out of town if your surgeon is reluctant to fix it.

In brief: Pseudomeningocoele

You a loosing CSF that will cause low pressure HA.
The hole in your meninges probable needs a patch to prevent this. Possibilities of spontaneous closure seem limited. Get a second opinion, from a different clinic or out of town if your surgeon is reluctant to fix it.
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