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Central Nervous System Fungal Infections

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Central nervous system fungal infections are rare and typically occur in immunocompromised patients, such as those with HIV infection or transplant recipients. Discover the latest research on central nervous system fungal infections here.

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Journal of Neurology

Central nervous system disorders after hematopoietic stem cell transplantation: a prospective study of the Infectious Diseases Working Party of EBMT

Journal of NeurologyOctober 31, 2019
Martin Schmidt-HieberJan Styczynski
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Open Forum Infectious Diseases

Minimum Inhibitory Concentration Distribution of Fluconazole against Cryptococcus Species and the Fluconazole Exposure Prediction Model

Open Forum Infectious DiseasesAugust 20, 2019
Supavit ChesdachaiDavid R Boulware
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BMC Infectious Diseases

A case report of Coccidioides posadasii meningoencephalitis in an immunocompetent host

BMC Infectious DiseasesAugust 16, 2019
Raynell LangJohn Conly
Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncology

A Retrospective Analysis of Invasive Fungal Diseases (IFD) of the Central Nervous System in Children With Lymphoid Malignancies

Journal of Pediatric Hematology/oncologyDecember 4, 2019
Subramaniam RamanathanShripad Dinanath Banavali
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European Journal of Haematology

Central nervous system fungal infections in allogeneic stem cell transplantation. outcome of 24 recent cases and literature review

European Journal of HaematologyNovember 24, 2019
Anna CandoniLivio Pagano
Radiologic Clinics of North America

Central Nervous System Lesions in Immunocompromised Patients

Radiologic Clinics of North AmericaOctober 5, 2019
Robert Y Shih, Kelly K Koeller
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Medical Mycology

Isavuconazole for the treatment of patients with invasive fungal diseases involving the central nervous system

Medical MycologyOctober 15, 2019
Stefan SchwartzWerner J Heinz
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1
4
Scientific Reports

Galactomannan and PCR in the Central Nervous System to Detect Invasive Mold Disease - A Retrospective Analysis in Immunocompromised Children

Scientific ReportsSeptember 10, 2019
Thomas LehrnbecherMelchior Lauten
MBio

Fluconazole Monotherapy Is a Suboptimal Option for Initial Treatment of Cryptococcal Meningitis Because of Emergence of Resistance

MBioDecember 3, 2019
William W HopeTihana A Bicanic
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AJNR. American Journal of Neuroradiology

Paracoccidioidomycosis of the Central Nervous System: CT and MR Imaging Findings

AJNR. American Journal of NeuroradiologySeptember 14, 2019
Marcos Rosa JúniorAloisio Falqueto
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Journal of Fungi

Estimated Burden of Fungal Infections in Namibia

Journal of FungiAugust 16, 2019
Cara Mia Dunaiski, David William Denning
Frontiers in Cardiovascular Medicine

Rare Case of Community-Acquired Endocarditis Caused by Neisseria meningitidis Assessed by Clinical Metagenomics

Frontiers in Cardiovascular MedicineAugust 6, 2019
Vassili ChoutkoJacques Schrenzel
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Fungal Biology

Polysaccharide diversity in VNI isolates of Cryptococcus neoformans from Roraima, Northern Brazil

Fungal BiologySeptember 23, 2019
Halan D Dal PupoMarcio Lourenço Rodrigues
Acta Clinica Belgica

Granulomatous amoebic encephalitis caused by Acanthamoeba in a patient with AIDS: a challenging diagnosis

Acta Clinica BelgicaAugust 27, 2019
Hsien Lee LauJose Armando Gonzales Zamora
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International Journal of Medical Microbiology : IJMM

Molecular typing and in vitro resistance of Cryptococcus neoformans clinical isolates obtained in Germany between 2011 and 2017

International Journal of Medical Microbiology : IJMMAugust 16, 2019
Regina SelbVolker Rickerts
Blood Reviews

Immunomodulatory effect of ibrutinib: Reducing the barrier against fungal infections

Blood ReviewsOctober 31, 2019
Rossana MaffeiMarasca Roberto
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Journal of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case Reports

Concomitant Central Nervous System Toxoplasmosis and Seronegative Disseminated Coccidioidomycosis in a Newly Diagnosed Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome Patient

Journal of Investigative Medicine High Impact Case ReportsAugust 20, 2019
Michael ValdezArash Heidari
Journal of Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics

Pharmacokinetics-pharmacodynamics of sertraline as an antifungal in HIV-infected Ugandans with cryptococcal meningitis

Journal of Pharmacokinetics and PharmacodynamicsOctober 5, 2019
Ali A AlhadabASTRO-CM Study Team
Surgical Neurology International

Intraventricular cryptococcoma mimicking a neoplastic lesion in an immunocompetent patient with hydrocephalus: A case report

Surgical Neurology InternationalJune 25, 2019
Xavier A SantanderGregorio-Boto Rodríguez
MBio

A Heat-Killed Cryptococcus Mutant Strain Induces Host Protection against Multiple Invasive Mycoses in a Murine Vaccine Model

MBioNovember 26, 2019
Yina WangChaoyang Xue
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