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What happens after a spinal tap?

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You’ll need to lie on your back or stomach for a few hours. Your doctor may also ask for a sample of your blood for testing.

Reviewed by Neil Lava on February 3, 2019

Medically Reviewed on 2/3/2019

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Reviewed by Neil Lava on February 3, 2019

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