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Abstract Number: 518

CNS CRYPTOCOCCOMA: A UNIQUE CASE OF DISSEMINATED CRYPTOCOCCUS IN AN HIV PATIENT

Case Presentation: A 36 year old male from Central America who immigrated to the United States ten years ago presented with cough and headache accompanied with fevers. He did not have any past medical conditions. [...]

By | 2019-03-11T14:28:25-04:00 March 11th, 2019|Adult, Clinical Vignettes, Hospital Medicine 2019|Comments Off on CNS CRYPTOCOCCOMA: A UNIQUE CASE OF DISSEMINATED CRYPTOCOCCUS IN AN HIV PATIENT

HM2017 Abstract Number: 537

DOUBLE TROUBLE: A CASE OF CONCOMITANT OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS

Case Presentation: Pneumonia in an immunocompromised individual has a broad differential; the initial work-up and selection of antimicrobials can be challenging. We present a case of concomitant pulmonary nocardiosis and Pneumocystis jirovecii pneumonia (PJP). A [...]

By | 2017-04-20T16:23:01-04:00 April 20th, 2017|Adult, Clinical Vignette Abstracts|Comments Off on DOUBLE TROUBLE: A CASE OF CONCOMITANT OPPORTUNISTIC INFECTIONS