Recommended Readings for Tuberculosis of the Central Nervous System in Children

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  • World Health Organization: Global tuberculosis control – epidemiology, strategy, financing. Geneva: World Health Organization, 2009 (http://www.who.int/tb/publications/global_report/2009/en/index.html)
  • Udani PM, Parekh UC, Dastur DK: Neurological and related syndromes in CNS tuberculosis. Clinical features and pathogenesis. J Neurol Sci 14:341-357, 1971
  • Bhargava S GA, Tandon PN: Tuberculous meningitis–a CT study. Br J Radiol 55:189, 1982
  • Rock RB, Olin M, Baker CA, et al: Central nervous system tuberculosis: pathogenesis and clinical aspects. Clin Microbiol Rev 21:243-61, 2008