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Neurological Sciences

, Volume 39, Issue 6, pp 1137–1138 | Cite as

Spontaneous intracranial hypotension with chronic brain sagging causing foramen magnum CSF circulation disorder reversible after lumbar epidural blood patch

  • Enrico Ferrante
  • Valentina Prone
  • Fabio Rubino
  • Mirko Ferrante
Letter to the Editor

Notes

Compliance with ethical standards

Conflict of interest

The authors declare that they have no conflict of interest.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Neurosciences DepartmentNiguarda Cà Granda HospitalMilanItaly
  2. 2.Neurology DepartmentAOR San Carlo HospitalPotenzaItaly
  3. 3.Anaesthesiology DepartmentNiguarda Cà Granda HospitalMilanItaly
  4. 4.Anaesthesiology DepartmentInsubria UniversityVareseItaly

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