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  • Spinal Tap
    see lumbar puncture.
    • Lumbar Puncture (Spinal Tap): SFAF
      the insertion of a needle into the subarachnoid space of the spinal column to remove cerebrospinal fluid for diagnosis, or to inject medications or anesthesia.
    • Lumbar Puncture JAMA
      A procedure in which fluid from the subarachnoid space in the lumbar region is tapped for examination. Also known as a spinal tap. See also Lumbar; Subarachnoid Space.

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