TABLE 5

Parameters of 12 Neonates With Meningitis and Normal CSF WBC Countsa

OrganismCSF WBC, cells per mm3CSF Glucose, m/dLCSF Protein, mg/dLBlood CultureCSF Gram-stainBacterial AntigenGestational Age, wkDay of Life at CSF Culture
Acinetobacter33926
E coli15856Pos403
Enterobacter55281NegNeg360
Enterococcus359216Neg360
Enterococcus04541NegNeg396
Gram-positive cocci349126Neg401
Gram-positive cocci15243Neg4017
Gram-positive cocci374167PosNeg341
Group B streptococcus15Neg373
Pseudomonas aeruginosa260102Neg351
Pseudomonas aeruginosa1360159Neg380
Staphylococcus aureus051110Neg421
  • Neg indicates negative; Pos, positive; — missing values.