Disseminated cryptococcosis.


BACKGROUND Fungal infections, especially in immunocompetent children are uncommon causes of fever of unknown origin. CASE CHARACTERISTICS A 5-year-old boy with prolonged fever and no evidence of immunosuppression. OBSERVATION Ultrasound-guided retroperitoneal lymph node biopsy showed granulomas and intracytoplamic fungal yeasts; staining charactristics… (More)


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@article{Bothra2014DisseminatedC, title={Disseminated cryptococcosis.}, author={Meenakshi Bothra and Prakash Selvaperumal and Madhulika Kabra and Prashant B. Joshi}, journal={Indian pediatrics}, year={2014}, volume={51 3}, pages={225-6} }