Beta-2-microglobulin - CSF
Last updated: Thursday, 08, April, 2004
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1 mL CSF in plain tube.
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Diagnosis and monitoring of progression of neurological involvement in leukaemia and lymphoproliferative disorders.
Increased CSF levels, relative to serum levels, are found with CNS involvement in acute lymphoblastic leukaemia and non-Hodgkin’s lymphoma.
Increased levels are seen with severe neurological impairment in multiple sclerosis.