Cryptococcal meningitis: implications for the otologist.

  • Wong Kein Low
  • Published 2002 in
    ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its…


Cryptococcal meningitis can present to the otologist with hearing loss and vestibular dysfunction. A man with cryptococcal meningitis presenting with bilateral profound sensorineural hearing loss and vestibular dysfunction is described. The difficulty in arriving at the diagnosis and consequences of misdiagnosis are discussed. Histological and clinical… (More)


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@article{Low2002CryptococcalMI, title={Cryptococcal meningitis: implications for the otologist.}, author={Wong Kein Low}, journal={ORL; journal for oto-rhino-laryngology and its related specialties}, year={2002}, volume={64 1}, pages={35-7} }