Meningitis, Cryptococcal

Known as: crypto meningitis, MENINGITIS TORULA, CRYPTOCOCCAL MENINGITIS 
Meningeal inflammation produced by CRYPTOCOCCUS NEOFORMANS, an encapsulated yeast that tends to infect individuals with ACQUIRED IMMUNODEFICIENCY… (More)
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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
BACKGROUND Interferon-gamma (IFNγ) is of key importance in the immune response to Cryptococcus neoformans. Mortality related to… (More)
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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Cryptococcosis is a global invasive mycosis associated with significant morbidity and mortality. These guidelines for its… (More)
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2009
Review
2009
OBJECTIVE Cryptococcal meningitis is one of the most important HIV-related opportunistic infections, especially in the developing… (More)
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2008
Highly Cited
2008
BACKGROUND Cryptococcal meningitis (CM) is the proximate cause of death in 20%-30% of persons with acquired immunodeficiency… (More)
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Review
2007
Review
2007
While the incidence of cryptococccal meningitis in the developed world has declined with widespread, early antiretroviral therapy… (More)
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Cryptococcal meningitis is a common opportunistic infection in AIDS patients, particularly in Southeast Asia and Africa. Cases… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND It frequently takes more than 2 weeks for drug treatments for cryptococcal meningitis to sterilise cerebrospinal fluid… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Treatment with low-dose amphotericin B (0.4 mg per kilogram of body weight per day) or oral azole therapy in patients… (More)
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
This paper describes the salient features of a new model for chronic cryptococcal meningitis in cortisone-treated rabbits. Normal… (More)
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
In classical pernicious anaemia the histological appearances are characteristic and the gastric antrum is not involved (Magnus… (More)
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