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Table 2 Cerebrospinal fluid parameters

From: Human astrovirus infection associated with encephalitis in an immunocompetent child: a case report

Cerebrospinal fluid results
 Cell count1/3 /μl
 Glucose60 mg/dl
 Protein12.6 mg/dl
 Lactate12.4 mg/dl
 Epstein–Barr virus DNANegative
 Astrovirus PCRPositive
 Herpes virus 1 and 2Negative
 Isoelectric focusingNo sign of oligoclonal bands (serum and CSF)
 ReibergramAcute inflammatory process with intrathecally produced IgG and IgM, normal CSF barrier function
  1. CSF cerebrospinal fluid, IgG immunoglobulin G, IgM immunoglobulin M, PCR polymerase chain reaction