dr Rajni Farmania
Pediatric Neurologist
Centre for Child Health, BLK Super Speciality Hospital
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There are mainly three indications for lumbar puncture in febrile seizures:

  • Clinical sign and symptom of meningitis
  • Seizure with fever in a child who has received antibiotics earlier during that illness
  • Infants between age group 6-12 month who are unimmunized for H Influenza and S. Pneumococcus

Posted On: 03/12/2018

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