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Cerebrospinal fluid, or CSF, surrounds the brain and spinal cord, providing protection, buoyancy and hormone transportation.
The brain and spinal cord is surrounded by a special fluid called the cerebrospinal fluid, or CSF. The CSF has several different functions.
After a runny nose for 3 months, I was diagnosed with a CSF Leak and scheduled for endoscopic surgery.
I do not usually write on this topic, although I feel strongly about it.
Yesterday, a friend of my family, a young woman in her 20s, was beaten with a baseball bat by her ex-boyfriend.
Patti explains how grateful she is to have had a friend advocating for her health after she was diagnosed with bacterial meningitis and while dealing with a cerebrospinal fluid leak (CFL).
Patti explains why it is so important to have an advocate when dealing with a medical problem.
Patti recalls what occurred once she was transferred to the neurological institute suggested by her friend.
Patti recalls how she was finally diagnosed with a cerebrospinal fluid leak (CFL) and describes how a friend advocated for her health.
Patti recalls the procedure used to correct her cerebrospinal fluid leak (CFL).
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