Examen del LCR para sífilis

El examen de laboratorio de investigación de enfermedades venéreas (VDRL) del líquido cefalorraquídeo (LCR) sirve para determinar la presencia de sífilis. El LCR es un líquido transparente que circula en el espacio que rodea la médula espinal.Examen del LCR para sífilis

Revision

Last reviewed 8/15/2012 by Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington. Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Assistant Professor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School; Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Department of Medicine, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M. Health Solutions, Ebix, Inc.

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