Barrier

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Barrier

1. See: Trade barrier.

2. See: Barrier Option.
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It is presumed that sialotransferrin may be present in CSF because of a small transfer of serum-derived transferrin across the blood-brain and blood-CSF barriers.
3]), consistent with impaired blood-CSF barrier function as expected for this group, which included patients with infectious etiologies of intrathecal inflammation.
As a mirror of blood-CSF barrier status, the CSF/serum albumin ratio was calculated; its threshold of positivity varied between 6 x [10.
Measurement of total protein in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) is used mainly to detect various central nervous system (CNS) diseases associated with either increased permeability of the blood-CSF barrier or increased intrathecal immunoglobulin synthesis.