Test Findings
 

Abnormal CSF Appearance

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Overview

    • Interpretation

    • ClearNormal
    • TurbidBacterial infection
    • OpaqueClassical for tubercular meningitis
    • Blood-stainedTraumatic collection, subarachnoid haemorrhage
    • Yellow (xanthochromia)Subarachnoid haemorrhage, hyperbilirubinaemia
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