A Hospital Based Study on Estimation of Adenosine Deaminase Activity (ADA) in Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) in Various Types of Meningitis.

@article{Agarwal2014AHB,
  title={A Hospital Based Study on Estimation of Adenosine Deaminase Activity (ADA) in Cerebrospinal Fluid (CSF) in Various Types of Meningitis.},
  author={A. K. Agarwal and Sonia Bansal and Vidya Nand},
  journal={Journal of clinical and diagnostic research : JCDR},
  year={2014},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={73-6}
}
OBJECTIVE Tuberculosis kills 3.70 lakh patients in India every year,out of which 7-12 % are meningeal involvement. Delay in its diagnosis and initiation of treatment results in poor prognosis and squeal in up to 25% of cases. The aim of the present study is to look for a simple, rapid, cost effective, and fairly specific test in differentiating tubercular… CONTINUE READING