Cerebrospinal fluid--physiology, analysis and interpretation of protein patterns for diagnosis of neurological diseases.

@article{Reiber1998CerebrospinalFA,
  title={Cerebrospinal fluid--physiology, analysis and interpretation of protein patterns for diagnosis of neurological diseases.},
  author={Hansotto Reiber},
  journal={Multiple sclerosis},
  year={1998},
  volume={4 3},
  pages={99-107}
}
The state of the art in routine CSF analysis is reviewed with particular reference to multiple sclerosis regarding: (1) The physiology and pathophysiology of blood-CSF barrier function and dysfunction with the CSF flow rate as main modulator of blood- and brain-derived protein concentrations in CSF; (2) The neuroimmunological aspects regarding (a) patterns… CONTINUE READING