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Cryptococcosis
Brett W. Carter, MD
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KEY FACTS

  • Terminology

    • Imaging

      • Top Differential Diagnoses

        • Clinical Issues

          • Diagnostic Checklist

            TERMINOLOGY

            • Definitions

              • Infection of respiratory system by Cryptococcus neoformans

            IMAGING

            • General Features

              • Radiographic Findings

                • CT Findings

                  • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                    • Imaging Recommendations

                      DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                        PATHOLOGY

                        • General Features

                          • Microscopic Features

                            CLINICAL ISSUES

                            • Presentation

                              • Natural History & Prognosis

                                • Treatment

                                  DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                  • Consider

                                    Selected References

                                    1. Song KD et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: imaging findings in 23 non-AIDS patients. Korean J Radiol. 11(4):407-16, 2010
                                    2. Huang CJ et al: Characteristics of integrated 18F-FDG PET/CT in Pulmonary Cryptococcosis. Acta Radiol. 50(4):374-8, 2009
                                    3. Chang WC et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: comparison of clinical and radiographic characteristics in immunocompetent and immunocompromised patients. Chest. 129(2):333-40, 2006
                                    4. Lindell RM et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: CT findings in immunocompetent patients. Radiology. 236(1):326-31, 2005
                                    5. Zinck SE et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: CT and pathologic findings. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 26(3):330-4, 2002
                                    6. Aberg JA et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis in patients without HIV infection. Chest. 115(3):734-40, 1999
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                                    References
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                                    KEY FACTS

                                    • Terminology

                                      • Imaging

                                        • Top Differential Diagnoses

                                          • Clinical Issues

                                            • Diagnostic Checklist

                                              TERMINOLOGY

                                              • Definitions

                                                • Infection of respiratory system by Cryptococcus neoformans

                                              IMAGING

                                              • General Features

                                                • Radiographic Findings

                                                  • CT Findings

                                                    • Nuclear Medicine Findings

                                                      • Imaging Recommendations

                                                        DIFFERENTIAL DIAGNOSIS

                                                          PATHOLOGY

                                                          • General Features

                                                            • Microscopic Features

                                                              CLINICAL ISSUES

                                                              • Presentation

                                                                • Natural History & Prognosis

                                                                  • Treatment

                                                                    DIAGNOSTIC CHECKLIST

                                                                    • Consider

                                                                      Selected References

                                                                      1. Song KD et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: imaging findings in 23 non-AIDS patients. Korean J Radiol. 11(4):407-16, 2010
                                                                      2. Huang CJ et al: Characteristics of integrated 18F-FDG PET/CT in Pulmonary Cryptococcosis. Acta Radiol. 50(4):374-8, 2009
                                                                      3. Chang WC et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: comparison of clinical and radiographic characteristics in immunocompetent and immunocompromised patients. Chest. 129(2):333-40, 2006
                                                                      4. Lindell RM et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: CT findings in immunocompetent patients. Radiology. 236(1):326-31, 2005
                                                                      5. Zinck SE et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis: CT and pathologic findings. J Comput Assist Tomogr. 26(3):330-4, 2002
                                                                      6. Aberg JA et al: Pulmonary cryptococcosis in patients without HIV infection. Chest. 115(3):734-40, 1999