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
Issue number4
StatePublished - 1989


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