Meningitis, Fungal

Known as: Meningitides, Fungal, Fungal Meningitis, Fungal Meningitides 
Meningitis caused by fungal agents which may occur as OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS or arise in immunocompetent hosts.
National Institutes of Health

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2014
2014
UNLABELLED Cryptococcus neoformans is the leading cause of fungal meningitis worldwide. Previous studies have characterized the… (More)
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2014
2014
BACKGROUND  The 2012 outbreak of fungal meningitis associated with contaminated methylprednisolone produced by a compounding… (More)
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2013
2013
UNLABELLED Chinese translation BACKGROUND Administration of epidural steroid injections (ESIs) with contaminated… (More)
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2012
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2012
BACKGROUND We investigated an outbreak of fungal infections of the central nervous system that occurred among patients who… (More)
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2012
2012
Persistent neutrophilic meningitis presents a diagnostic challenge, because the differential diagnosis is broad and includes… (More)
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2009
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2009
Cryptococcus neoformans frequently causes fungal meningitis in immunocompromised patients, whereas the related species C. gattii… (More)
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2007
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2007
Fungal pathogens of humans require molecular oxygen for several essential biochemical reactions, yet virtually nothing is known… (More)
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2005
2005
BACKGROUND Reduction of mortality associated with bacterial meningitis and postsurgical cerebral ventriculitis is dependent on… (More)
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2005
2005
Cryptococcus neoformans is the leading cause of fungal meningitis in humans. Production of a polysaccharide capsule is a key… (More)
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1978
1978
A retrospective study of 547 cases of meningitis was performed. Of these, 236 were bacterial, 304 were viral, and 7 were fungal… (More)
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