Puncturing The Lumbar Spineby
doctors carrying out lumbar punctures (taking some fluid out from the spinal cord for investigations... fluid (CSF) from that patient. Poor lady. I have to thank her for being so patient with me. (ssshh...
Treating spine fractures with Balloon Kyphoplastyby
through the insertion of special bone cement. A new and minimally invasive procedure for treating fractures of the spine is Balloon Kyphoplasty.
If spine fractures are not treated they can lead to hyperkyphosis or a deformity...
up because your spine fills up with fluid at night and it takes about an hour for it to go away. This fluid supposedly increasing pressure on the spine or whatever.
I hope I didn't just imagine that or...