Clinical microbiology review: Meningeal infections
- Stephen B Calderwood, MD
Stephen B Calderwood, MD
- Editor-in-Chief — Infectious Diseases
- Section Editor — Bacterial Infections
- Professor of Medicine (Microbiology and Immunobiology)
- Harvard Medical School
This 38 year-old female was receiving high-dose steroids for inflammatory bowel disease, and presented with fever, headache, and meningismus. What does the Gram's stain of the cerebrospinal fluid show? Question: (picture 9) Answer: (picture 10A-C).