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Related to albuminocytologic dissociation: perivenular
increased protein in the cerebrospinal fluid without increase in cell count, characteristic of the Guillain-Barré syndrome; it is also associated with spinal block and with intracranial neoplasia, and is seen in the last phases of poliomyelitis.
An increase in the protein concentration of cerebrospinal fluid without an accompanying increase in the number of cells.
See also: dissociation
increase in the level of albumin in cerebrospinal fluid without an accompanying increase in the number of cells.