Gradients of biogenic amine metabolites in cerebrospinal fluid Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Homovanillic Acid
  • Hydroxyindoleacetic Acid
  • Phenylacetates
  • Posture
  • Spinal Puncture

abstract

  • A gradient in concentration of 5 HIAA and HVA has been demonstrated in the spinal fluid of the human lumbar sac. Patients tapped in the sitting position were shown to have this gradient which was not seen in patients tapped in the decubitus position or after somersaulting.

publication date

  • January 1975

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

PubMed ID

  • 1109880

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 13

end page

  • 6

volume

  • 36

number

  • 1