The utility of cerebrospinal fluid parameters in the early microbiological assessment of meningitis
Diagnostic Microbiology and Infectious Disease, 05/25/2012
White K et al. – A WCC of <25 × 106/L was found to be optimal for excluding cryptococcal meningitis and a WCC of <10 × 106 for excluding viral meningitis. Decreased glucose concentration was found to be a poor indicator of the aetiological agent.