Multiple intracranial abscesses due to Cryptococcus neoformans: an unusual clinical feature in an immunocompetent patient and a short review of reported cases

Tore O., AKÇAĞLAR S., Kazak E., Heper Y., Akalin H., Hakyemez B., ...More

MEDICAL MYCOLOGY, vol.48, no.2, pp.398-401, 2010 (SCI-Expanded) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 48 Issue: 2
  • Publication Date: 2010
  • Doi Number: 10.3109/13693780903170886
  • Journal Name: MEDICAL MYCOLOGY
  • Journal Indexes: Science Citation Index Expanded (SCI-EXPANDED), Scopus
  • Page Numbers: pp.398-401
  • Keywords: multiple intracranial abscesses, Cryptococcus neoformans, review of reported cases, BRAIN ABSCESSES, MENINGITIS, THERAPY, HIV, ERA
  • Bursa Uludag University Affiliated: Yes


We present a case of multiple intracranial abscesses caused by Cryptococcus neoformans in a patient who presented with no symptoms of immunodeficiency.