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Outcomes of flucytosine-containing combination treatment for cryptococcal meningitis in...
https://doi.org/10.1016/S1473-3099(22)00234-1
The Lancet. Infectious Diseases; Mashau RC, Meiring ST et. al.

Jun 25th, 2022 - Although flucytosine is a key component of WHO-recommended induction treatment for HIV-associated cryptococcal meningitis, this antifungal agent is not widely available in low-income and middle-income countries due to limited production and cost. ...

Cryptococcosis in Previously Healthy Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00001352

Jun 24th, 2022 - Cryptococcus is a fungus that causes infections most commonly in immunocompromised patients, such as those with AIDS and solid organ transplant recipients, particularly renal transplant recipients (1-3). However, approximately one-third of cases f...

Disseminated cryptococcosis in Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia.
https://doi.org/10.2174/1871526522666220621110723
Infectious Disorders Drug Targets; Dewangan A, Singh J et. al.

Jun 22nd, 2022 - Idiopathic CD4+ lymphocytopenia (ICL) is a rare entity grouped in non-HIV-related syndromes. ICL is characterized by a marked low CD4 T cell count of <300 cells/mm3 with ambiguous natural history and prognosis. In addition, Cryptococcal and nontub...

An Enhanced Package of Care to Reduce Reduce Mortality in Advanced HIV Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05085171

Jun 21st, 2022 - The study will be carried out in a population of HIV-infected adults with advanced HIV disease (CD4 <200 cells/µL) in Uganda. It will be a Randomized controlled trial, Phase III in Uganda over a duration of 5 years assessing 24 weeks survival with...

Comparative miRNA transcriptomics of macaques and mice reveals MYOC is an inhibitor for...
https://doi.org/10.1080/22221751.2022.2081619
Emerging Microbes & Infections; Li H, Han X et. al.

May 28th, 2022 - Cryptococcal meningoencephalitis (CM) is emerging as an infection in HIV/AIDS patients shifted from primarily ART-naive to ART-experienced individuals, as well as patients with COVID-19 and immunocompetent hosts. This fungal infection is mainly ca...

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Clinicaltrials.gov  14 results

Cryptococcosis in Previously Healthy Adults
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00001352

Jun 24th, 2022 - Cryptococcus is a fungus that causes infections most commonly in immunocompromised patients, such as those with AIDS and solid organ transplant recipients, particularly renal transplant recipients (1-3). However, approximately one-third of cases f...

An Enhanced Package of Care to Reduce Reduce Mortality in Advanced HIV Disease
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05085171

Jun 21st, 2022 - The study will be carried out in a population of HIV-infected adults with advanced HIV disease (CD4 <200 cells/µL) in Uganda. It will be a Randomized controlled trial, Phase III in Uganda over a duration of 5 years assessing 24 weeks survival with...

Making an Early Diagnosis of Talaromycosis Using a Novel Antigen Test
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT04033120

Mar 4th, 2022 - This study aims to determine the diagnostic and prognostic values and the clinical impact of Talaromyces marneffei antigenemia (TmAg) in patients with advanced HIV disease using a novel enzyme immunoassay (EIA) detecting Tm-specific cell wall mann...

Comprehensive Diagnosis and Treatment Strategy for Opportunistic Fungal Infections in AIDS Patients
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT05153005

Dec 13th, 2021 - The research involves AIDS patients complicated with talaromycosis, PCP and cryptococcosis in the study. The main contents: To explore early screening and diagnostic strategies. To advance the application of taloromyces marneffeispecific mannose p...

Randomized Comparative Study of Fluconazole Versus Clotrimazole Troches in the Prevention of Serious Fungal Infection in Patients With AIDS or Advanced AIDS-Related Complex. (A Nested Study of ACTG...
https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/NCT00000676

Nov 2nd, 2021 - Serious fungal infections are significant complicating and life-threatening occurrences in patients with advanced HIV infection. Oropharyngeal candidiasis is found in almost all such patients, and causes pain, difficulty in swallowing, and loss of...

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News  34 results

Multiple Crusted Swellings on the Chin
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/240890/mixed-topics/multiple-crusted-swellings-chin
Yashdeep Singh Pathania, MD, Gurwinder Kaur, MD

Jun 1st, 2021 - The Diagnosis: Cutaneous Cryptococcosis Histologic examination revealed infiltration of the dermis and subcutaneous tissue with rounded basophilic cells on low magnification (Figure 1A). On higher magnification, encapsulated yeast cells (cryptococ.

Cutaneous Manifestations of Nutritional Excess: Pathophysiologic Effects of Hyperglycemia and Hyperinsulinemia on the Skin
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/235460/mixed-topics/cutaneous-manifestations-nutritional-excess-pathophysiologic
Steven A. Svoboda, BS, Bridget E. Shields, MD

Feb 3rd, 2021 - Nutritional dermatoses are classically associated with dietary nutrient deficiencies; however, cutaneous disease as a consequence of nutrient excess often is overlooked. Chronic hyperglycemia and hyperinsulinemia resulting from excess carbohydrate.

Anti-ICOS Antibody MEDI-570 Elicits Durable Responses in Relapsed/Refractory T-cell Lymphomas
https://www.onclive.com/view/anti-icos-antibody-medi-570-elicits-durable-responses-in-relapsed-refractory-t-cell-lymphomas

Dec 20th, 2020 - The anti-inducible T-cell co-stimulator (ICOS) monoclonal antibody MEDI-570 showed clinical activity with durable responses, as well as acceptable safety and tolerability in patients with relapsed/refractory angioimmunoblastic T-cell lymphoma (AIT...

Umbilicated Neoplasm on the Chest
https://www.mdedge.com/dermatology/article/232349/contact-dermatitis/umbilicated-neoplasm-chest
Bo Li, MD, Xiangqian Li, MD et. al.

Nov 23rd, 2020 - Dermoscopy showed polylobular, whitish yellow, amorphous structures at the center of the lesion surrounded by a crown of vessels (Figure 1). Histopathology revealed hyperplastic crateriform lesions containing large eosinophilic intracytoplasmic in.

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.

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