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Research & Reviews  1,157 results

Laboratory Reflex and Clinic-based Point-of-care Cryptococcal Antigen Screening for Pre...
https://doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002717
Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1999); Drain PK, Galagan SR et. al.

May 15th, 2021 - Cryptococcosis remains a leading cause of meningitis and mortality among people living with HIV (PLHIV) worldwide. We sought to evaluate laboratory-based cryptococcal antigen (CrAg) reflex testing and a clinic-based point-of-care (POC) CrAg screen...

Clinical characteristics and evaluation of the incidence of cryptococcosis in Finland 2...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2021.1922753
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Toivonen A, Eriksson M et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Cryptococcosis is one of the major causes of mortality among HIV patients worldwide. Though most often associated with late stage HIV infection/AIDS, a significant number of cases occur in other immunocompromised patients such as solid organ trans...

Transcriptomic biomarker pathways associated with death in HIV-infected patients with c...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8052789
BMC Medical Genomics; Vlasova-St Louis I, Musubire AK et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is a major cause of death in HIV-infected patients in sub-Saharan Africa. Many CM patients experience cryptococcosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (C-IRIS), which is often fatal. We sought to i...

MSG07: An International Cohort Study Comparing Epidemiology and Outcomes of Patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab268
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Baddley JW, Chen SC et. al.

Mar 27th, 2021 - Cryptococcosis due to Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii varies with geographic region, populations affected, disease manifestations and severity of infection, which impact treatment. We developed a retrospective cohort of patients di...

The granuloma in cryptococcal disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7971563
PLoS Pathogens; Ristow LC, Davis JM

Mar 18th, 2021 - Although we have recognized cryptococcosis as a disease entity for well over 100 years, there are many details about its pathogenesis which remain unknown. A major barrier to better understanding is the very broad range of clinical and pathologica...

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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  1,175 results

Laboratory Reflex and Clinic-based Point-of-care Cryptococcal Antigen Screening for Pre...
https://doi.org/10.1097/QAI.0000000000002717
Journal of Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndromes (1999); Drain PK, Galagan SR et. al.

May 15th, 2021 - Cryptococcosis remains a leading cause of meningitis and mortality among people living with HIV (PLHIV) worldwide. We sought to evaluate laboratory-based cryptococcal antigen (CrAg) reflex testing and a clinic-based point-of-care (POC) CrAg screen...

Clinical characteristics and evaluation of the incidence of cryptococcosis in Finland 2...
https://doi.org/10.1080/23744235.2021.1922753
Infectious Diseases (London, England); Toivonen A, Eriksson M et. al.

May 11th, 2021 - Cryptococcosis is one of the major causes of mortality among HIV patients worldwide. Though most often associated with late stage HIV infection/AIDS, a significant number of cases occur in other immunocompromised patients such as solid organ trans...

Transcriptomic biomarker pathways associated with death in HIV-infected patients with c...
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC8052789
BMC Medical Genomics; Vlasova-St Louis I, Musubire AK et. al.

Apr 17th, 2021 - Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is a major cause of death in HIV-infected patients in sub-Saharan Africa. Many CM patients experience cryptococcosis-associated immune reconstitution inflammatory syndrome (C-IRIS), which is often fatal. We sought to i...

MSG07: An International Cohort Study Comparing Epidemiology and Outcomes of Patients wi...
https://doi.org/10.1093/cid/ciab268
Clinical Infectious Diseases : an Official Publication Of... Baddley JW, Chen SC et. al.

Mar 27th, 2021 - Cryptococcosis due to Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii varies with geographic region, populations affected, disease manifestations and severity of infection, which impact treatment. We developed a retrospective cohort of patients di...

The granuloma in cryptococcal disease.
https://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC7971563
PLoS Pathogens; Ristow LC, Davis JM

Mar 18th, 2021 - Although we have recognized cryptococcosis as a disease entity for well over 100 years, there are many details about its pathogenesis which remain unknown. A major barrier to better understanding is the very broad range of clinical and pathologica...

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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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