An immunocompetent 62-year-old woman presented with cutaneous lesions over her right arm and the hypogastrium. The diagnosis of cutaneous cryptococcosis was made on the basis of the demonstration and isolation of Cryptococcus neoformans from the aspirated pus. The patient responded to fluconazole treatment.
|Translated title of the contribution||Cutaneous cryptococcosis in an immunocompetent host|
|Number of pages||4|
|Journal||Infezioni in Medicina|
|Publication status||Published - 2003|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Microbiology (medical)