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I had a lumbar puncture done 3 days ago. Starting the next day I am having headaches that are light but not very bad. Do I have to get a blood patch?

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Dr. Mark Weston
Orthopedic Surgery - Spine

In brief: No

Your headache discription is atypical for a spinal headache for which the blood patch is recommended

In brief: No

Your headache discription is atypical for a spinal headache for which the blood patch is recommended
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