Partial Reversibility of Hypothalamic Dysfunction and Changes in Brain Activity After Body Mass Reduction in Obese Subjects

TABLE 2

Cerebrospinal fluid cellular and biochemical parameters

Lean Obese before surgery Obese after surgery
Glucose (mg/dL) 59.5 ± 9.6 52.9 ± 8.5 48.5 ± 4.4
Protein (mg/dL) 26.3 ± 6.8 26.6 ± 11.1 23.7 ± 6.8
Leukocytes/mL 1.6 ± 0.8 2.0 ± 1.5 2.5 ± 4.3
Erythrocytes/mL 18 ± 38 37 ± 79 44 ± 57

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  1. Diabetes vol. 60 no. 6 1699-1704