Isolated hepatobiliary cryptococcosis manifesting as obstructive jaundice in an immunocompetent child: case report and review of the literature


The majority of patients with symptomatic cryptococcosis have an underlying immunocompromising condition. In the absence of coexisting immunocompromising condition, Cryptococcus neoformans is rarely considered in the differential diagnosis of obstructive jaundice that occurs in children with hilar masslike lesion. Here, we report a 5-year-old boy without… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00431-013-2132-2


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