CSF Protein Test determines how much protein is in the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF). CSF is a transparent fluid filling the brain and spinal cord gap.
The CSF protein test measures how much protein is in your CSF. Protein levels that are greater or lower than usual can help your doctor diagnose various diseases. A CSF protein test can also be used to measure spinal fluid pressure.
This test may be used to help diagnose:
• Tumours and Infection
• Nerve inflammation is a condition in which the nerves become inflamed.
• Guillain-Barré syndrome is a neurological condition that affects people.
• The presence of blood in the spinal fluid
• Multiple sclerosis (MS) is a disease that affects people (MS)
A spinal tap, also known as a lumbar puncture, collects your cerebrospinal fluid. It's done in a hospital.
If you take blood thinners, tell your doctor. Heparin, warfarin (Coumadin), and aspirin (Bayer). Give your doctor a complete list of your drugs.
Inform them of any previous back or spinal issues or neurological disorders or conditions. Inform your doctor if your job requires a lot of back work. You may need to miss work on test day.
After your test, you should rest for at least an hour.
• Doctor prescription
• A valid government ID
No particular type of care is required.
The CSF Protein Test cost varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centres like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.₹ 100 200 Pay Now Limited Offer
|Test Type||CSF Protein|
CSF Protein Test (Pathology Test)
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|Test Price:||₹ 100 ₹200|
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