MCQ – 89248


A 4-year-old male child presented with a history of high-grade fever and altered sensorium. He has a history of repeated OPD visits for CSOM for the last 2 years. After initial assessment and stabilization, CSF analysis was done, and resident started i.v Ceftriaxone and inj. Dexamethasone. Which among the following statements justifies the treatment that was initiated?

A. High protein content and polymorphous nuclear cells in the CSF


AFB positive bacilli in CSF


PCR positive for Herpes


Normal CSF analysis

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