Cryptococcal meningitis and pulmonary cryptococcosis in a non-HIV infected patient

Lekha Pandit, Amit Agrawal, Shalini Shenoy, Ganesh Kamath

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Abstract

Pulmonary cryptococcosis associated with cryptococcal meningitis in non-HIV infected patients is an uncommon finding. We report a case of polymyositis who developed pulmonary cryptococcosis and cryptococcal meningitis while she was on long term oral steroids, treated successfully.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)80-82
Number of pages3
JournalEuropean Journal of General Medicine
Volume3
Issue number2
Publication statusPublished - 01-12-2006

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Cryptococcal Meningitis
Cryptococcosis
Polymyositis
Lung
Steroids

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Pandit, Lekha ; Agrawal, Amit ; Shenoy, Shalini ; Kamath, Ganesh. / Cryptococcal meningitis and pulmonary cryptococcosis in a non-HIV infected patient. In: European Journal of General Medicine. 2006 ; Vol. 3, No. 2. pp. 80-82.
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Cryptococcal meningitis and pulmonary cryptococcosis in a non-HIV infected patient. / Pandit, Lekha; Agrawal, Amit; Shenoy, Shalini; Kamath, Ganesh.

In: European Journal of General Medicine, Vol. 3, No. 2, 01.12.2006, p. 80-82.

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