NLM AIDSLINE Central nervous system involvement as a relapse of disseminated
histoplasmosis in an Italian AIDS patient.
Vullo V; Mastroianni CM; Ferone U; Trinchieri V; Folgori F; Lichtner M;
January 30, 1998
J Infect. 1997 Jul;35(1):83-4. Unique Identifier : AIDSLINE /MED97425682
A case of an Italian AIDS patient who developed both meningitis and
cerebral mass lesion as a final relapse of disseminated histoplasmosis
is reported. Central nervous system (CNS) involvement occurred while the
patient was receiving both amphotericin B and itraconazole as
maintenance therapy, thus indicating the difficulty of eradicating
histoplasmosis in patients with AIDS.
*Histoplasma *Histoplasmosis/CHEMICALLY INDUCED