2 month old boy came to ER with Fever without focus (40.1 degrees C).
very irritable. Had received DPT 36 hrs. previously. Otherwise looked
Full septic work-up was done: CBC, Urine unremarkable. LP showed
1RBC/mm^3, 10 WBC/mm^3 (35% lymphs, 70% monos).
Can you have CSF pleocytosis following DPT?
Saleem Razack, MD
Montreal Children's Hospital
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