Fatal fungaemia due to Cryptococcus albidus in an elderly diabetic woman presenting with pleural effusion

This is a fatal case of fungaemia due to Cryptococcus albidus in an elderly woman with type 2 diabetes mellitus who presented pleural effusion as the only clinical presentation. Not only infections of the pleura are uncommon presentations of pulmonary cryptococcosis, but these infections due to non-...

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Autores Principales: Rodríguez-Leguizamón, Giovanni, Coque-Burgos, Eliana, Espitia-Castro, Omar, Firacative, Carolina
Formato: Artículo (Article)
Lenguaje:Inglés (English)
Publicado: Instituto de Medicina Tropical de São Paulo 2020
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Acceso en línea:https://repository.urosario.edu.co/handle/10336/27728
https://doi.org/10.1590/s1678-9946202062034