Rapid Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Culture and Sensitivity (C/S) - Test, Procedure & Cost

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Rapid Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) Culture and Sensitivity (C/S)

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Rapid CSF Test is a laboratory test on a cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) culture to evaluate the bacteria, fungi and viruses. 

What is the RAPID CSF C/S Test?

A cerebrospinal fluid culture is diagnostic test which is used to identify the bacteria, virus and fungi in CSF.

Why Rapid CSF C/S test is Done?

This test is recommended by the doctor to order detect the infection that affects the brain or nervous system. This test helps the doctor to decide the best treatment.

  • A CSF culture can be used to help diagnose several illnesses, including:
  • Meningitis can be bacterial or viral.
    Bleeding around the brain (subarachnoid hemorrhage) 

    When someone has the condition Guillain-Barré syndrome, they get weak.
  • Lyme disease


A sample of CSF is needed for this test. 

A sample is collected with a lumber puncture. Than this sample is send to the laboratory and evaluate to observe if any bacteria, virus and fungi grow. Growth means there is infection. 

How Does One Prepare for the Test?

You don't need any special preparations for a CSF analysis, but you may be asked to empty your bladder (pee) and bowels (poop) before the test

After care: 

No care is required.

Rapid CSF CS Test Price Test in Delhi

The cost of a CSF test near me varies by region and facility. So constantly get tested at trustworthy diagnostic centers like Ganesh Diagnostic. It is staffed by trained and experienced professionals to assure patient and visitor safety.

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