An isolated cryptococcoma mimicking nasopharyngeal cancer.

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severe headache and diplopia. Contrast-enhanced computed tomography revealed a 2.7-cm soft-tissue lesion in the nasopharynx occupying the left fossa of Rosenmüller (Fig. 1a, arrow). The mass bled easily during nasopharyngoscopy, suggestive of nasopharyngeal carcinoma (Fig. 1b). A biopsy reported numerous cryptococcal yeasts (Fig. 1c, arrows). A lumbar… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s15010-014-0705-2

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@article{Lin2015AnIC, title={An isolated cryptococcoma mimicking nasopharyngeal cancer.}, author={G-Y. Lin and Te-Yu Lin and Jiunn-Tat Lee and F. P. Yang}, journal={Infection}, year={2015}, volume={43 1}, pages={129-30} }