Recurrent bacterial meningitis in children: our experience with 14 cases.

@article{Tuygun2010RecurrentBM,
  title={Recurrent bacterial meningitis in children: our experience with 14 cases.},
  author={Nilden Tuygun and G{\"o}n{\"u}l Tanir and Caner Aytekin},
  journal={The Turkish journal of pediatrics},
  year={2010},
  volume={52 4},
  pages={
          348-53
        }
}
Recurrent bacterial meningitis is an uncommon but life-threatening condition. The aim of this study was to evaluate the demographic, clinical, microbiological, and radiological features of recurrent bacterial meningitis in children. Fourteen patients (10 male, 4 female) treated for recurrent bacterial meningitis were reviewed. The mean age of the patients was 87 months (range: 6 months to 13 years). There were 67 episodes of meningitis documented in these 14 patients. Six patients had… CONTINUE READING

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