I had my decompression surgery for Chiari just over a year ago and got a pseudomeningecele that had to be repaired, went in last week and ended up with chemical meningitis, it has been a long week! Taking my steroids but really hope this takes care of it. I have a cow patch too! did they diagnose you with a lumbar puncture? That was no fun. I am really hoping this will end quickly and never happen again, the chemical meningitis is worse than the surgery! Hopefully you healed well. -zygy
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