The Clinical Significance of CSF Acid-Base Determination

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Part of the Advances in Neurosurgery book series (NEURO, volume 3)


The investigation of cerebral spinal fluid (CSF) acid-base parameters has become increasingly important. The following presentation attempts to summarize the most important principles of CSF acid-base regulation and to critically evaluate the clinical significance of CSF acid-base determinations.


Cerebral Spinal Fluid Lactic Acid Production Severe Head Injury Arachnoid Villus Cerebrospinal Fluid Pathway 
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