Table 1

CSF results

ResultsReference values
CSF total protein1.270.15–0.45 g/L
CSF glucose4.0mmol/L
Cell count CSF<2 WBC /μLBottle 1 and 3
189 RBC /μLBottle 1
9 RBC /μLBottle 3
MicroscopyOrganisms not seen
CSF cultureSterile after 48 hours incubation
  • There is a clear albumino-cytologic dissociation.

  • CSF, cerebrospinal fluid; RBC, Red blood cells; WBC, White blood cells.