TABLE 11-4. CELLS IN THE CSF

  1. RBC
    1. Traumatic tap
    2. Subarachnoid bleeding prior to tap (trauma, ruptured aneurysm, etc.)
    3. Ventricular leakage of intracerebral hemorrhage
  2. WBC (see chap. 25)
  3. Tumor cells (must request cytology)
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