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Post-Dural Puncture Headache MeSH Descriptor Data 2023

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Post-Dural Puncture Headache
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Scope Note
A secondary headache disorder attributed to low CEREBROSPINAL FLUID pressure caused by SPINAL PUNCTURE, usually after dural or lumbar puncture.
Entry Term(s)
Post-Lumbar Puncture Headache
Postdural Puncture Headache
Previous Indexing
Headache (1983-2005)
Spinal Puncture (1984-2005)
Public MeSH Note
2006; see HEADACHE 2000-2005
History Note
2006; use HEADACHE 2000-2005
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Date of Entry
Post-Dural Puncture Headache Preferred
Post-Lumbar Puncture Headache Narrower
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