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Table 1 Cerebrospinal fluid examinations

From: A case of brucellosis-induced Guillain–Barre syndrome

Cerebrospinal fluid   Reference range
Biochemical examination
 Total protein (mg/L) 2273.1 150.00–450.00
 Chlorine (mmol/L) 118 119.00–129.00
 Glucose (mmol/L) 4.64 2.34–3.66
Routine
 Total protein quantitation (mg/dL)  > 300.00 12.00–60.00
 Glucose quantification (mg/dL) 78 40.00–70.00
 Total number of cells (× 106) 10 0.00–8.00
Pathogen examinations
 Mycobacterium tuberculosis DNA assay Not detected  
 Ink staining No cryptococcus