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My csf total protein level is 67. can this be normal? it was 45 2 years ago. i also have damage in 3 different peripheral nerves.

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Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
Elevated: All laboratory results need to be interpreted in the clinical context and the doctor who ordered the tests is usually in the best position to do that. Talk to the doctor who ordered the tests. Having said that, the increase in protein suggests nerve root inflammation. Wish you good health!

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