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Research & Reviews  1,141 results

Delays in lumbar puncture are independently associated with mortality in cryptococcal m...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2021.1889656
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Mansoor AE, Thompson J et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is the most serious presentation of invasive cryptococcosis. Seen in patients with and without HIV infection, CM is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Early lumbar puncture is a cornerstone of treatme...

Treatment strategies for cryptococcal infection: challenges, advances and future outlook.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7868659
Nature Reviews. Microbiology; Iyer KR, Revie NM et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - Cryptococcus spp., in particular Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii, have an enormous impact on human health worldwide. The global burden of cryptococcal meningitis is almost a quarter of a million cases and 181,000 deaths annually, w...

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on AIDS-related mycoses and fungal neglected tropical d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7872288
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Nargesi S, Bongomin F et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - The World Health Organization (WHO) considers mycetoma, chromoblastomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis to be fungal neglected tropical diseases (FNTDs). Depending on climatic, cultural, and economic contexts, these diseases have a similar geograp...

Associations of serum cryptococcal antigen with different of clinical characteristics: ...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-127
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Cheng KB, Wu ZH et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - Pulmonary cryptococcosis (PC) is an infection typically diagnosed in immunocompromised or immunocompetent patients, which can lead to severe disease if not treated appropriately. We aimed to determine the association between clinical manifestation...

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Guidelines  3 results

Guidelines for The Diagnosis, Prevention and Management of Cryptococcal Disease in HIV-Infec...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/books/NBK531449/pdf/Bookshelf_NBK531449.pdf
WHO

Feb 28th, 2018 - Cryptococcal disease is an opportunistic infection that occurs primarily among people with advanced HIV disease and is an important cause of morbidity and mortality in this group. By far the most common presentation of cryptococcal disease is cryp.

Clinical practice guidelines for the management of cryptococcal disease: 2010 update by...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5826644
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Perfect JR, Dismukes WE et. al.

Jan 5th, 2010 - Cryptococcosis is a global invasive mycosis associated with significant morbidity and mortality. These guidelines for its management have been built on the previous Infectious Diseases Society of America guidelines from 2000 and include new sectio...

Recommendations for the treatment of established fungal infections.
https://doi.org/10.1111/j.1445-5994.2008.01725.x
Internal Medicine Journal; Thursky KA, Playford EG et. al.

Jun 30th, 2008 - Evidence-based guidelines for the treatment of established fungal infections in the adult haematology/oncology setting were developed by a national consensus working group representing clinicians, pharmacists and microbiologists. These updated gui...

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Drugs  1 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,159 results

Delays in lumbar puncture are independently associated with mortality in cryptococcal m...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2021.1889656
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Mansoor AE, Thompson J et. al.

Mar 4th, 2021 - Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is the most serious presentation of invasive cryptococcosis. Seen in patients with and without HIV infection, CM is associated with significant morbidity and mortality. Early lumbar puncture is a cornerstone of treatme...

Treatment strategies for cryptococcal infection: challenges, advances and future outlook.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7868659
Nature Reviews. Microbiology; Iyer KR, Revie NM et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - Cryptococcus spp., in particular Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii, have an enormous impact on human health worldwide. The global burden of cryptococcal meningitis is almost a quarter of a million cases and 181,000 deaths annually, w...

The impact of COVID-19 pandemic on AIDS-related mycoses and fungal neglected tropical d...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7872288
PLoS Neglected Tropical Diseases; Nargesi S, Bongomin F et. al.

Feb 9th, 2021 - The World Health Organization (WHO) considers mycetoma, chromoblastomycosis, and paracoccidioidomycosis to be fungal neglected tropical diseases (FNTDs). Depending on climatic, cultural, and economic contexts, these diseases have a similar geograp...

Associations of serum cryptococcal antigen with different of clinical characteristics: ...
https://doi.org/10.21037/apm-21-127
Annals of Palliative Medicine; Cheng KB, Wu ZH et. al.

Feb 6th, 2021 - Pulmonary cryptococcosis (PC) is an infection typically diagnosed in immunocompromised or immunocompetent patients, which can lead to severe disease if not treated appropriately. We aimed to determine the association between clinical manifestation...

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News  29 results

Primary Cutaneous Cryptococcosis in an Immunocompetent Iraq War Veteran
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/190835/infectious-diseases/primary-cutaneous-cryptococcosis-immunocompetent-iraq?channel=44
James V. Twede, MD, Kristopher M. Peters, DO

Dec 10th, 2018 - To the Editor: Disseminated cryptococcosis is a well-known opportunistic infection in patients with advanced human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, but it is not frequently seen as a primary infection of the skin in immunocompetent hosts. W.

Ibrutinib linked to invasive fungal infections
https://www.mdedge.com/hematology-oncology/article/160284/cll/ibrutinib-linked-invasive-fungal-infections/page/0/1

Mar 7th, 2018 - Based on this finding and on case reports of invasive infections in other patients being treated with ibrutinib, the authors conducted a retrospective survey of centers in the French Innovative Leukemia Organization CLL group. They identified 33 c.

Necrotic Ulcer on the Thigh
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/143803/infectious-diseases/necrotic-ulcer-thigh
Timothy J. Hatlen, MD, Richard A. Murphy, MD, MPH et. al.

Aug 2nd, 2017 - The Diagnosis: Disseminated Cryptococcosis Histopathologic examination of a 3-mm punch biopsy showed a diffuse dermal neutrophilic infiltrate with necrosis and subcutaneous tissue with round yeast surrounded by a prominent halo staining bright red.

Primary Cutaneous Cryptococcosis Presenting as an Extensive Eroded Plaque
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/133746/infectious-diseases/primary-cutaneous-cryptococcosis-presenting-extensive/page/0/1

Mar 17th, 2017 - Cryptococcus is a yeast that causes infection primarily through airborne spores that lead to pulmonary infection. Cryptococcus neoformans is the most common pathogenic strain, though infection with other strains such as Cryptococcus albidus1 and C.

Make the Diagnosis - February 2017
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/132203/make-diagnosis-february-2017

Feb 27th, 2017 - Primary Cutaneous Cryptococcosis Natasha Cowan, University of California, San Diego, and Brooke Resh Sateesh, MD, San Diego Family Dermatology Cryptococcal skin lesions may present in a variety of manifestations, including cellulitis, ulcers, pust.

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