Which of the following agents is most commonly associated with recurrent meningitis due to CSF leaks?

Which of the following agents is most commonly associated with recurrent
meningitis due to CSF leaks?
a) Meningococci
b) Pneumococci
c) Hemophilus Influenza
d) E. Coli
Correct Answer - B
Intracranial CSF leaks cause bacterial meningitis, about 80% are caused by S.
Pneumoniae. Other causative organisms are meningococcus, Hemophilus species and
S.aurues.
Ref: Clinical Pediatric Neurology By Ronald B. David, Page 217