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Anyone know anyone harmed by their epidural? I have a 55 year old friend who was. The tech who gave her the epidural punctured her spinal membrane, and her spinal fluid leaked out and her brain settled on her skull and she's had headaches ever since.

Erin
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replied June 10th, 2004
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I dont know if ive heard of anyone but if there has been..Most were probably a long time ago and technology has definitly improved sence*
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replied June 10th, 2004
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I do, my aunt had my little cousin 9 or 10 years ago and shes had major back problems from them ever since...

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gaby
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replied June 10th, 2004
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Well sometimes if I sit a certain way it feels like they are sticking it in again!
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replied June 10th, 2004
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Hey
My mom had epidurals for 3 out of her 4 kids and she said that ever since then she's had headaches. Espically after me she got major migrains for like a year after, now they aren't bad but they are often.
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