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CSF Differential

Mnemonic:     
Name:    CSF Differential
Specimen:    1 mL CSF submitted in a sterile container.
  Method:    Microscopic/Stain
Note:    Order CSF Cell Count: Done only if the nucleated cell count is > 5 cells/uL (or > 10 cells/uL in neonates).