|Year : 1993 | Volume
| Issue : 1 | Page : 35--38
Neurocryptococcosis in acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.
IMS Sawhney, G Singh, S Sehgal, J Dhanoa, JS Chopra
Department of Neurology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160012, India
Two cases of Neurocryptococcosis in AIDS are described. The first patient presented with generalised lymphadenopathy, hepatosplenomegaly and raised intracranial tension. The clinical manifestations of second patient included prolonged fever and hepatosplenomegaly. Both the patients had evidence of disseminated cryptococcosis. The distinctive clinical manifestations, investigative abnormalities and modification of therapy of neurocryptococcosis manifestations in AIDS are discussed.
Department of Neurology, Postgraduate Institute of Medical Education and Research, Chandigarh - 160012
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