Article thumbnail

Presentation and Outcome of Tuberculous Meningitis in a High HIV Prevalence Setting

By Suzaan Marais, Dominique J. Pepper, Charlotte Schutz, Robert J. Wilkinson and Graeme Meintjes
Topics: Research Article
Publisher: Public Library of Science
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:3098272
Provided by: PubMed Central

To submit an update or takedown request for this paper, please submit an Update/Correction/Removal Request.

Suggested articles

Citations

  1. (2010). Adult meningitis in a setting of high HIV and TB prevalence: findings from 4961 suspected cases.
  2. (1999). AIDSassociated cryptococcal meningitis in Rwanda (1983–1992): epidemiologic and diagnostic features.
  3. (2008). Antiretroviral therapy and central nervous system HIV type 1 infection.
  4. (2000). Bacterial meningitis in Malawian adults: pneumococcal disease is common, severe, and seasonal.
  5. (2008). Clinical and microbiological features of HIV-associated tuberculous meningitis in Vietnamese adults.
  6. (2010). Clinical deterioration during antituberculosis treatment in Africa: Incidence, causes and risk factors.
  7. (2001). Clinical, cerebrospinal fluid and pathological findings and outcomes in HIV-positive and HIV-negative patients with tuberculous meningitis.
  8. (2006). Comparison of diagnostic criteria of tuberculous meningitis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected and uninfected children.
  9. (1998). Cryptococcal meningitis in human immunodeficiency virus-infected patients in Harare,
  10. (2004). Dexamethasone for the treatment of tuberculous meningitis in adolescents and adults.
  11. (2007). Factors associated to the positive cerebrospinal fluid culture in the tuberculous meningitis.
  12. (2010). HIV-associated tuberculous meningitis - diagnostic and therapeutic challenges.
  13. (2009). Neurologic manifestations of paradoxical tuberculosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome: A case series.
  14. (2004). Neurological complications in AIDS patients: the 1-year retrospective study in
  15. (2010). Organization: Towards universal access : scaling up priority HIV/AIDS interventions in the health sector progress report (2010) Available: http://whqlibdoc.who.int/publications/2010/9789241500395_eng.pdf Accessed
  16. (2002). Predictors of outcome in patients with tuberculous meningitis.
  17. (2006). Primary and opportunistic pathogens associated with meningitis in adults in Bangui, Central African Republic, in relation to human immunodeficiency virus serostatus.
  18. (2010). Randomised controlled trial of immediate versus deferred antiretroviral therapy in HIV-associated tuberculosis meningitis. Clin Infect Dis.
  19. (1948). Streptomycin treatment of tuberculous meningitis.
  20. (2000). The clinical, radiological and pathological profile of tuberculous meningitis in patients with and without human immunodeficiency virus infection.
  21. (2005). The influence of HIV infection on clinical presentation, response to treatment, and outcome in adults with Tuberculous meningitis.
  22. (2010). Timing of initiation of antiretroviral drugs during tuberculosis therapy.
  23. (2002). Treatment of tuberculosis in HIV-infected persons in the era of highly active antiretroviral therapy.
  24. (2005). Tuberculous meningitis and HIV.
  25. (2010). Tuberculous meningitis in HIV-infected patients in Brazil: clinical and laboratory characteristics and factors associated with mortality.
  26. (2007). Tuberculous meningitis in HIV-infected patients: drug susceptibility and clinical outcome.
  27. (1992). Tuberculous meningitis in patients infected with the human immunodeficiency virus.
  28. (1992). Tuberculous meningitis in patients with and without human immunodeficiency virus infection.
  29. (1998). Tuberculous meningitis in South African urban adults.
  30. (2009). Twenty years of pediatric tuberculous meningitis: a retrospective cohort study in the western cape of South Africa.