1. Is lumbar puncture contraindicated in meningococcal meningitis? 2. What should the cerebrospinal.

1. Is lumbar puncture contraindicated in meningococcal meningitis? 2. What should the cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) picture be when the treatment of acute bacterial meningitis is complete, and after how many days of treatment? 3. In the management of meningococcaemia, can chloramphenicol be used as an alternative? Are there any advantages practically? The book quotes benzylpenicillin or cefotaxime (alternative). Are they a standard regimen?

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