Sympatomatic hydrocephalus and reversible spinal cord compression in Listeria monocytogenes meningitis. Case report

E. C. Raps, D. H. Gutmann, J. R. Brorson, M. O'Connor, H. I. Hurtig

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Abstract

Central nervous system infections with Listeria monocytogenes result in varied clinical syndromes ranging from meningitis to rhomboencephalitis. A case of Listeria meningitis complicated by symptomatic communicating hydrocephalus and hydrostatic cervical cord compression is presented which clinically and radiographically improved with aggressive ventricular drainage.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)620-622
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of neurosurgery
Volume71
Issue number4
DOIs
StatePublished - 1989

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