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Diagnostic Tests 

Diagnostic Tests
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Diagnostic Tests
Author(s):

Andrea C. Adams

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780190206895.003.0002
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date: 22 October 2019

The diagnostic tests used most often to evaluate patients who have disease of the central nervous system (CNS) include cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) analysis, electroencephalography (EEG), evoked potentials, electromyography (EMG), computed tomography (CT), and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI). These tests should be used to supplement or to extend the clinical examination.

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