CSF albumin is a way to determine how much albumin there is in cerebrospinal fluid. A similar test, CSF total protein, is used to determine how much protein there is in cerebrospinal liquid. It makes up of albumin, IgG, and other proteins.
• To determine brain and spinal cord infections, like meningitis and encephalitis.
• To see if the body has illnesses, CSF tests search for white blood cells, germs, and other things.
• To determine autoimmune disorders, like Guillain-Barré Syndrome and multiple sclerosis.
• To determine the having blood in the brain
• A brain tumour
• You will either be lying on your side or seated on an examination table.
• A health care expert will clean your back and inject an anesthetic into your skin to ensure that you experience no discomfort during the process. Before this injection, your provider may apply a numbing cream to your back.
• A small, hollow needle will be inserted between two vertebrae in your lower spine once the area is thoroughly numb. Vertebrae are the spine's tiny backbones.
• Your doctor will take a small amount of CSF for testing. This should take 5 minutes.
• It would be best if you remained still while the fluid was drained.
• A few hours following the surgery, you may be asked to lie on your back. This may help you avoid a headache.
A CSF analysis requires no particular preparation, but you may be requested to empty your urine and bowels beforehand.
• Doctor prescription.
• A copy of a valid government-issued identification card with the address is required.
No particular type of care is required.
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