Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid gamma-aminobutyric acid in neurological disorders.

Abstract

In 49 patients with various neurological disorders plasma and CSF gamma-aminobutyric acid (GABA) concentrations were determined by radioreceptor assay. The CSF GABA concentration of 127 +/- 47 pmol/ml (range: 65-275; n = 52) was independent of the age, the sex and the intake of various drugs including benzodiazepines, baclofen and antidepressants. Patients… (More)

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@article{Schmidt1982PlasmaAC, title={Plasma and cerebrospinal fluid gamma-aminobutyric acid in neurological disorders.}, author={Dieter Schmidt and Wolfgang L{\"{o}scher}, journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry}, year={1982}, volume={45 10}, pages={931-5} }