Fungal sinusitis in patients with AIDS: report of 4 cases and review of the literature.

@article{Meyer1994FungalSI,
  title={Fungal sinusitis in patients with AIDS: report of 4 cases and review of the literature.},
  author={Richard A. Meyer and Cyril R. Gaultier and Jin Yamashita and R Babapour and H E Pitchon and Paris R. Wolfe},
  journal={Medicine},
  year={1994},
  volume={73 2},
  pages={69-78}
}
We report here 3 cases of aspergillus sinusitis in patients with AIDS and the 1st fully described case, to our knowledge, of sinusitis associated with Pseudallescheria boydii in a patient with AIDS. We review the microbiology and pathology of fungal sinusitis in patients with AIDS and the morphologic and clinical features and treatment of P. boydii infection and aspergillus sinusitis. Fungal sinusitis in patients with HIV or AIDS generally occurs later in the course of primary disease with low… CONTINUE READING