Viral meningitis is a leptomeningeal inflammatory response induced by viral infection, manifesting as colorless and transparent cerebrospinal fluid
with normal or increased pressure, normal sugar and chloride content and slightly increased proteins.
The value of SNAP-25 as a cerebrospinal fluid
biomarker for synaptic integrity in AD was assessed for the first time by applying this novel affinity mass spectrometry strategy on three separate cohorts of patients, researchers say.
There was one case each of closed head injury, meningocele and spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid
b-Trace protein test: new guidelines for the reliable diagnosis of cerebrospinal fluid
in the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis: a consensus report [published correction appears in J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry.
Too much cerebrospinal fluid
puts a harmful amount of pressure inside the skull.
Adult spontaneous cerebrospinal fluid
otorrhea: Diagnosis and management.
beta]42] in cerebrospinal fluid
appears to begin in early adulthood and to rapidly accelerate between the ages of 50 and 60 years in apo E4 carriers, long before clinical manifestations of Alzheimer's disease (AD) typically appear.
The infant's head continues to grow due to the increasing pressure of cerebrospinal fluid
collecting in the skull and expanding the unfused sutures of the head.
In patients with dementia, a positive test for the 14-3-3 brain protein in cerebrospinal fluid
strongly supports a diagnosis of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease,'' the researchers concluded.
GlobalData's new report, Cerebrospinal Fluid
(CSF) Management Market Outlook in BRICS (Brazil, Russia, India, China, South Africa) to 2017 provides key market data on the Cerebrospinal Fluid
(CSF) Management market in the BRICS countries.
Objective: Cerebrospinal fluid
leakage remains a significant cause of morbidity following posterior fossa surgery, and its treatment remains a difficult problem.