To read the daily digest for Day Four please click here, or scroll down to see the day’s key graphics and publications.
CSF Leak Treatment
Today’s theme is CSF leak treatment. Many leaks heal without the need for treatment, but a not insignificant number do not.
IV caffeine, blood patching, fibrin glue patching and surgery are all different treatment options.
We’ve shared some information about a few of these as part of today’s online activity and you can also find out more information here: www.csfleak.info/treatment
Epidural Blood Patch Experiences
You can read about two CSF leak sufferer’s blood patch experiences by clicking on the links below:
CSF Leaker Profile: Suzanne Morgan
Click here to read about Suzanne’s experiences of a life with spinal CSF leak.
CSF Leaker Short Video: Donia Wheelan
Each day during Leak Week, we publish some bite-sized facts. Here is today’s fact: