Our brain and spinal cord are surrounded by a clear liquid called Cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). This fluid provides a cushion to the head and protects it from a head injury. CSF is abundant with different kinds of protein and BTP (Beta Trace Protein) is a protein present in the cerebrospinal fluid. It is considered an ideal marker for cerebrospinal fluid leakage in nasal or ear discharge. The CSF nasal or ear discharge usually happens in patients with traumatic or surgical brain injuries.
ENT Surgeon orders the CSF Leakage Evaluation (Nasal/Ear Discharge) Test for confirmation regarding the presence of cerebrospinal fluid in ear/nasal discharge. The confirmation of the existence of CSF in Nasal/ Ear Discharge helps in the treatment of patients with a head injuries and further investigation of the reasons.
The CSF Leakage evaluation test is usually recommended for patients with cranial injuries and showing symptoms such as
This test helps the ENT surgeon in a detailed investigation of the patient with head injury (cranial injury) to provide the patient with treatment.
The CSF Leakage evaluation(ear/nasal) test is suggested if ENT Surgeon suspects that a patient with a head injury has CSF leakage to confirm whether the CSF leakage is present or not. With the help of this test, doctors are able to provide specific treatment to get rid of the problem.MAKE A PAYMENT BOOK TEST SAMPLE
|Test Type||CSF Leakage Evaluation Nasal Ear Discharge|
CSF Leakage Evaluation (Nasal/Ear Discharge) Test (Pathology Test)
Within 24 hours*
|Test Price:||₹ 7150|
100% Safe & Hygienic
View Report Online