Cryptococcal Meningitis with Cerebral Herniation
- *Corresponding Author:
- Wen-Liang Yu
Department of Intensive Care Medicine
Chi Mei Medical Center, 901 Chung Hwa Rd.
710 Tainan City, Taiwan
E-mail: [email protected]
Received date: July 28, 2016; Accepted date: August 15, 2016; Published date: August 17, 2016
Citation: Yu WL (2016) Cryptococcal Meningitis with Cerebral Herniation. J Neuroinfect Dis 7:222. doi:10.4172/2314-7326.1000222
Copyright: © 2016 Yu WL. This is an open-access article distributed under the terms of the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use,distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original author and source are credited.
Cryptococcus neoformans (C. neoformans var. grubii and C. neoformans var. neoformans ) and C. gattii are responsible for most cases of cryptococcal meningitis worldwide.