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Epidural Blood Patch Treatment for Headache Caused by a Ruptured Tarlov Cyst

Qasem, F.; McCallum, C.; Armstrong, P.

Obstetric Anesthesia Digest: June 2018 - Volume 38 - Issue 2 - p 112
doi: 10.1097/01.aoa.0000532311.19181.83
Case Reports

(Can J Anaesth. 2017;64(9):983–984)

There are limited data on the management of Tarlov cysts, which are cerebrospinal fluid–containing nerve root cysts located between the endoneurium and perineurium. Patients with Tarlov cysts may be asymptomatic.

Department of Anesthesia & Perioperative Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada

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