The Journal of Laryngology & Otology

Clinical Records

Influence of spinal puncture and injection on VHIth nerve function

P. A. J. Hardya1 c1

a1 Centre for Pain Relief, Walton Hospital, Rice Lane, Liverpool L9 1AE


Two cases are reported confirming and demonstrating the relationship between spinal puncture or injection and VIIIth nerve function as a result of intracranial pressure changes.


c1 Dr. P. A. J. Hardy, Senior Registrar in Anaesthesia, Liverpool Maternity Hospital, Oxford Street, Liverpool L7 7BN.