Cerebrospinal fluid amino acids, purines and pyrimidines as a tool in the study of metabolic brain diseases


After establishing more extended reference values for amino acids, purines and pyrimidines in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) in infancy and childhood, we studied 1250 CSF-aliquots from patients who were undergoing a diagnostic lumbar puncture for diverse clinical indications. Our primary aim was to answer the question whether determination of the concentration… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/BF00711899


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