CFS: NEW YORK SPINAL TAP?

Discussion in 'Fibromyalgia Main Forum' started by ladybugmandy, Jul 19, 2009.

  1. ladybugmandy

    ladybugmandy Member

    hi all. i was wondering if anyone knew a doctor in NYC who did spinal taps for CFS patients.

    thank you
    sue
  2. aftermath

    aftermath New Member

    Dr. Benjamin Natelson did a spinal tap on me a few years ago to test for HHV-6 and other viruses at Viracor.

    Everything came up negative.
  3. ladybugmandy

    ladybugmandy Member

    thank you. doesnt natelson make you jump through a bunch of hoops before he does the spinap tap, though? like psych testing etc?