Hektoen International

A Journal of Medical Humanities

Tag: cerebrospinal leak

  • New life

    Hannah Joyner Takoma Park, Maryland, United States   ¬†Photography by dierk schaefer At first I thought I had a sinus infection, expecting to come home with a course of antibiotics. The doctor initially agreed, but when he heard my account of facial numbness spreading around my left eye, he referred me immediately to a neurologist,…