Persistence of cryptococcomas on neuroimaging

Duane R. Hospenthal, John E. Bennett

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Three previously normal patients with cryptococcal meningitis had intracranial lesions on computed tomography and magnetic resonance imaging that persisted for >5 years after successful cure with antifungal drugs. Persistence of lesions on neuroimaging should not be misinterpreted as evidence of active cryptococcosis.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1303-1306
Number of pages4
JournalClinical Infectious Diseases
Issue number5
StatePublished - 2000
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)
  • Infectious Diseases


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