[Tuberculous meningitis in children].

  title={[Tuberculous meningitis in children].},
  author={Vibeke Rosenfeldt Nielsen and Niels Henrik Valerius},
  journal={Ugeskrift for laeger},
  volume={161 23},
Medical records of six children with tuberculous meningitis were reviewed. The patients were admitted to the paediatric departments in the city and country of Copenhagen between 1983 and 1997. Interpretation of cerebrospinal fluid findings, and difficulties in early recognition of tuberculous meningitis are discussed.