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Table 5 Preoperative subarachnoid pressures and intraoperative epidural pressures

From: Clinical and imaging characteristics in patients undergoing surgery for lumbar epidural lipomatosis

Case Subarachnoid pressure (cm H2O) Epidural pressure (cm H2O)
1 7 57
2 7 65
3 15 30
4 11 38
5 NA NA
6 13 34
7 NA 23
8 16 38
9 13 43
10 NA NA
11 12 62
12 12 48
13 13 68
14 10 33
15 12 25
16 15 37
Mean ± SD 12.0 ± 2.8 42.9 ± 14.8
  1. NA not available, SD standard deviation