Table 2.

Diagnostic parameters for two patients positive for HCMV DNA in CSF

PatientDiagnosisCSF leukocyte count (Mpt/liter)Albumin ratio (CSF/serum), 103Oligoclonal bandsTest result for HCMV
GenderAge (yr)AntigenemiaDNAemiaIgG in serum
Female36Sporadic essential myoclonia33.8++
Female60Tension headache23.9++