Criptococcosi cutanea in un ospite immunocompetente

Translated title of the contribution: Cutaneous cryptococcosis in an immunocompetent host

Carmine Coppola, Giovanna Ferraioli, Ferdinando Scarano

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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 contributionCutaneous cryptococcosis in an immunocompetent host
Original languageItalian
Pages (from-to)42-45
Number of pages4
JournalInfezioni in Medicina
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - 2003

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Microbiology (medical)


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