CSF diagnostic tests
Cell count
Cell differentiation Lymphocytes Granulocytes Monocytes
Total Protein
Albumin
Immune  globulins ( IgG ),( IgA ),( IgM )
Glucose
Lactate
Chloride
 Protein electrophoresis
CSF – Culture
HSV- 1/2-DNA (qualitative and quantitative)
Enterovirus-RNA (qualitative)
(qualitative and quantitative)  CMV-DNA
(qualitative) EBV-DNA
(qualitative) VZV-DNA