Relation of concentrations of bacteria and bacterial antigen in cerebrospinal fluid to prognosis in patients with bacterial meningitis

N Engl J Med. 1977 Feb 24;296(8):433-5. doi: 10.1056/NEJM197702242960806.
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MeSH terms

  • Age Factors
  • Antigens, Bacterial / cerebrospinal fluid*
  • Bacteria / isolation & purification*
  • Cerebrospinal Fluid / microbiology*
  • Child
  • Child, Preschool
  • Female
  • Haemophilus influenzae / isolation & purification
  • Humans
  • Infant
  • Infant, Newborn
  • Listeria monocytogenes / isolation & purification
  • Male
  • Meningitis / cerebrospinal fluid
  • Meningitis / immunology
  • Meningitis / microbiology*
  • Neisseria meningitidis / isolation & purification
  • Prognosis
  • Streptococcus agalactiae / isolation & purification
  • Streptococcus pneumoniae / isolation & purification

Substances

  • Antigens, Bacterial