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The Italian Journal of Neurological Sciences

, Volume 14, Issue 1, pp 79–81 | Cite as

Cryptococcal meningoencephalitis in a non immunocompromised patient: Case report with necropsy

  • Giraldi C. 
  • Mazzoni M. 
  • Sabò C. 
  • Paterni F. 
  • Morgantini P. G. 
  • Malfatti G. 
Case Reports
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Abstract

We report a case of cryptococcal meningoencephalitis in a young woman with no debilitating disease and not on immunosuppressant therapy.

Key Words

Cryptococcal meningoencephalitis meningitis with clear cerebrospinal fluid 

Sommario

Viene descritto un caso di meningoencefalite da criptococco in una giovane donna non affetta da patologie debilitanti né in trattamento con immunosoppressori.

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© Masson Italia Editori 1993

Authors and Affiliations

  • Giraldi C. 
    • 1
  • Mazzoni M. 
    • 1
  • Sabò C. 
    • 2
  • Paterni F. 
    • 1
  • Morgantini P. G. 
    • 1
  • Malfatti G. 
    • 2
  1. 1.Unità Operativa di NeurologiaOspedale Civile di LuccaLucca
  2. 2.Unità Operativa di Anatomia e Istologia PatologicaOspedale Civile di LuccaLucca

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