Tuberculous meningitis in Turkish children: an evaluation of 38 cases

Ertekin V. , Alp H., Altinkaynak S., Selimoglu M.

TROPICAL DOCTOR, vol.35, no.3, pp.183-184, 2005 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 35 Issue: 3
  • Publication Date: 2005
  • Doi Number: 10.1258/0049475054620941
  • Title of Journal : TROPICAL DOCTOR
  • Page Numbers: pp.183-184


Thirty-eight cases of tuberculous meningitis in children were studied. Mortality was 28.9%; most of these presented with stage III disease.