Table 5.

CSF Findings at Time of Presentation

CSF FindingsNo. of Cases%
Cell count (WBC) (mm3)
 <50018385
 >5003115
Predominance cells
 Lymphocytes17883
 Polymorphonuclear leukocytes3617
 Protein (mg/dL) (mean ± SD = 142 ± 29)
  <1004923
  100–20013262
  >2003315
 Glucose (mg/dL) (mean ± SD = 27 ± 10)
  <102612
  10–4015271
  40–803617