alexa Cryptococcal Meningitis in a Patient with Idiopathic CD4 Lymphocytopenia

OMICS International organises 3000+ Global Conferenceseries Events every year across USA, Europe & Asia with support from 1000 more scientific societies and Publishes 700+ Open Access Journals which contains over 50000 eminent personalities, reputed scientists as editorial board members.

Cryptococcal Meningitis in a Patient with Idiopathic CD4 Lymphocytopenia

A 49 year-old man with a past medical history of hypertension and tobacco use presented to the emergency department after being found by family with altered mental status. Over the previous few months he had experienced progressive fatigue and slurred speech. More recently over a period of days he had experienced flu-like illness with upper respiratory infection, nausea, vomiting and diarrhea with subjective hearing loss. He was subsequently diagnosed with Cryptococcus neoformans meningitis with fungemia due to idiopathic CD4 lymphocytopenia.

Citation: Terrell S, Shiber JR, Glassner S, Whisenant B (2015) Cryptococcal Meningitis in a Patient with Idiopathic CD4 Lymphocytopenia. J Neuroinfect Dis 6:186.

  • Share this page
  • Facebook
  • Twitter
  • LinkedIn
  • Google+
  • Pinterest
  • Blogger