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We reviewed the records of 15 Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) infected patients with pulmonary cryptococcosis (PC). PC was the first AIDS-defining manifestation in nine patients. HIV infection was identified simultaneously with the onset of PC in 4 patients. The CD4+ lymphocyte count was low in all cases (median, 24/m3). Chest radiography showed(More)
We report a case of a young burkinabian, who presented with the disseminated african form of histoplasmosis, Histoplasma duboisii. There was pulmonary mediastinal disease with superficial lymphadenopathy and also hepatic involvement. The diagnosis was achieved by a histological examination of the peripheral glands and micrological examination of the(More)
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