Cerebrospinal fluid: the role of biochemical analysis

Rajeev Srivastava, Michael J. Murphy, Jinny Jeffery

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    Abstract

    Biochemical analysis of cerebrospinal fluid may provide answers to important clinical questions. This review summarizes these questions and outlines the value and limitations of cerebrospinal fluid analysis.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)218-221
    Number of pages4
    JournalBritish Journal of Hospital Medicine
    Volume69
    Issue number4
    Publication statusPublished - Apr 2008

    Keywords

    • Suspected subarachnoid hemorrhage
    • Multiple sclerosis
    • Lumbar puncture
    • Diagnosis
    • Disease
    • Protein
    • Lactate
    • Ratio
    • CT

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