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Table. 1.

Table. 1.

Reference range of adenosine deaminase assay levels for various fluids used in laboratory

Sample type Range (U/L) Interpretation
Pleural fluid/Ascitic fluid/Serum/Pericardial fluid/Synovial fluid <30 Normal
30∼40 Suspected
>40∼60 Strong suspected
>60 Positive
CSF <9 Normal
>9 Positive
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