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The brain and the spinal cord are surrounded by cerebrospinal fluid. What is the function of this fluid? Why is an examination of this fluid

The brain and the spinal cord are surrounded by cerebrospinal fluid.  What is the function of this fluid?  Why is an examination of this fluid important in the diagnosis of neurological conditions?

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Hi, here is a guide for your answer. Thank you. The primary function of Cerebrospinal fluid, CSF... View the full answer

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Functions of the cerebrospinal fluid Protects the brain and spinal cord from injury in case of external trauma. It provides... View the full answer

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  • References: https://www.labce.com/spg90840_three_main_functions_of_csf.aspx and http://www.surgeryencyclopedia.com/Ce-Fi/Cerebrospinal-Fluid-CSF-Analysis.html
    • mariearchie707
    • May 14, 2018 at 3:31am
  • Best regards!
    • mariearchie707
    • May 14, 2018 at 3:43am

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