Prognostic factors in childhood tuberculous meningitis.


The risk factors affecting the outcome in 50 children with tuberculous meningitis were evaluated over a period of 20 months. Five children (10 per cent) had stage 1 disease, 29 (58 per cent) had stage II disease, and 16 (32 per cent) had stage III disease at admission. Seventeen cases (34 per cent) showed complete recovery, five (10 per cent) had mild, 14… (More)
DOI: 10.1093/tropej/48.6.362


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