Fulminant postsurgical Bacillus cereus meningitis: case report.

  title={Fulminant postsurgical Bacillus cereus meningitis: case report.},
  author={E Berke and William F. Collins and Alexander von Graevenitz and Frank J. Bia},
  journal={Journal of neurosurgery},
  volume={55 4},
A 25-year-old woman presented with decreased level of consciousness, bilateral papilledema, and bitemporal hemianopsia. While receiving oxacillin prophylaxis, she underwent ventriculostomy and a transsphenoidal approach for the removal of a growth hormone- and prolactin-secreting adenoma of the pituitary. Within 4 days, fewer, symptoms of meningitis, and… CONTINUE READING