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What does having an elevated csf protein level of 87 mean?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
CSF protein: An elevated CSF protein cannot be taken out of context without knowing the cell count and glucose. Overall, the CSF protein does increase somewhat with age and in diabetics.

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A 48-year-old member asked:

What does having an elevated CSF protein level mean?

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Dr. Larry Lutwick
Infectious Disease 49 years experience
CSF protein: Any inflammation or infection can do this to some degree and the protein tends to increase with age and in diabetics.

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