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1

What produces CSF?

Secretory epithelium of the choroid plexus

2

What are the 3 major functions of CSF?

Mechanical protection
Homeostatic function
Circulation

3

How is CSF analysed clinically?

Lumbar puncture

4

What do rods help to see in?

Dim light

5

What is the difference in distribtion of rods & cones?

Rods - peripheral
Cones = central (fovea)