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CSF Interpretation
 

CSF Appearance

 
 

Overview

    • Interpretation

    • ClearNormal
    • TurbidBacterial infection
    • OpaqueClassical for tubercular meningitis
    • Blood-stainedTraumatic collection, subarachnoid haemorrhage
    • Yellow (xanthochromia)Subarachnoid haemorrhage, hyperbilirubinaemia
Last updated on January 6th, 2020
 
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