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Pediatric Radiology

, Volume 7, Issue 3, pp 133–135 | Cite as

Cervical metrizamide myelography by lumbar puncture

  • J. R. Sty
  • D. P. Babbitt
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Abstract

Cervical myelography with metrizamide administered by a lumbar puncture is described. Diagnostic information in the cervical region was obtained in 8 of the 8 patients studied. No major complications were encountered.

Key words

Myelography Contrast media (metrizamide) Positive contrast Water soluble 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • J. R. Sty
    • 1
  • D. P. Babbitt
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of RadiologyMilwaukee Children's HospitalMilwaukeeUSA

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