Cryptococcal meningitis: clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic overviews.

@article{Satishchandra2007CryptococcalMC,
  title={Cryptococcal meningitis: clinical, diagnostic and therapeutic overviews.},
  author={Parthasarathy Satishchandra and Thomas Mathew and Girish Gadre and G. Latha S. Nagarathna and A. Chandramukhi and Anita Mahadevan and S. Ganesh Shankar},
  journal={Neurology India},
  year={2007},
  volume={55 3},
  pages={
          226-32
        }
}
Cryptococcal meningitis has emerged as a leading cause of infectious morbidity and mortality in patients with AIDS. Among the human immunodeficiency virus (HIV)-seropositive subjects, cryptococcal meningitis is the second most common cause of opportunistic neuro-infection. Current trends are changing due to the marked improvement of quality and length of life produced by highly active antiretroviral therapy (HAART). The introduction of generic HAART in India has resulted in an increase in the… CONTINUE READING
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