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the effect of exercise on cerebrospinal fluid pressure

A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Marra
29 years experience Radiology
VP and VA shunts: If someone is found to have hydrocephalus, or increased CSF (cerebral spinal fluid) pressure in the ventricles of the brain. Symptoms can develop suc ... Read More

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Dr. Alan Colitz
46 years experience Dentistry
See a neurologist: Possibly trauma, tumors or masses but it would be wise to seek out a neurologist or neurosurgeon.
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Dr. Seth Cook
Dr. Seth Cook answered
26 years experience Pathology
Abnormal CSF: Normal cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is clear and colorless. Bloody CSF is abnormal. Possible causes include subarachnoid hemorrhage, intracerebral hemorr ... Read More
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Dr. William Goldie
48 years experience Pediatric Neurology
Difficult question: Glycine is an Amino Acid that is the product of normal protein metabolism. Rare cases of inborn errors of metabolism result in a defect in metabolism ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Multiple: It cushions the brain, removes some of the waste products, especially fluid and may transport materials along its circulation. The CSF system probably ... Read More
A 45-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
44 years experience Pathology
Not always: Blood in the spinal fluid may have been introduced during the procedure ("bloody tap"); in this case, the rest of the fluid not not be xanthochromic. ... Read More
A 39-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
See below: Please read the narrative at this site. http://neuropathology-web.org/chapter14/chapter14CSF.html
A 49-year-old male asked:
Dr. David Ellis
42 years experience Family Medicine
CSF leak: You will need to see a neurosurgeon who can guide some very sophisticated testing and imaging to determine the presence of a leak - this will then all ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
49 years experience Pathology
Cushion &lymph: Brain floats in CSF and the fluid protects brain from innjfury. CSF also acts as the lymphatic system of the brain to drain excess fluid.

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