Suboccipital lymphadenopathy puncture

Suboccipital lymphadenopathy puncture - introduction of a needle into greater occipital tank brain for research cerebrospinal fluid, the introduction of air into the ventricular system of the brain, contrast media in descending myelography or various medicinal substances. Suboccipital lymphadenopathy puncture produce in a sitting position or the position of the patient on his side. Before puncture shave hair in the neck and the back field. You must prepare one or two needles used in the lumbar puncture, 0.5% solution novokaina, iodine tincture, sterile tubes, contrast material (neurotras, Miadel), antibiotics and others After suboccipital lymphadenopathy puncture need bed rest for 2 days. Cm. also Spinal tap.