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The Ayala Quotient (Ayala Index)

Specialty:

Neurology, Psychiatry, Ophthalmology & Otolaryngology

Objective:

ICD-10:

Description:

The Ayala Quotient (also referred to as the Ayala Index) measures the effect of removing a volume of cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) on the pressure. Its value correlates with the size of the cerebrospinal fluid reservoir. The quotient was proposed by Giuseppe Ayala.

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