Common Cryptococcal Meningitis Symptoms
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North Shore University HospitalHell SV:Thank you for your questions. The very good news is that many of his original symptoms "are gone." The weakness you describe will also slowly improve as his cryptococcal disease continues to be treated. He has completed 2 weeks... Read more »
Harvard Medical SchoolYou are probably referring to Cryptococcus neoformans, the cause of cryptococcal meningitis. Cryptococcus is yeast or fungus which you get breathing it into your lungs. You can't really avoid it-- it's common in the soil and in pigeon... Read more »
University of Utah, School of MedicineI am very sad to hear of your loss. I don't know if any of the anwers will help heal that pain.Cryptococcal infections can occur in people who are on steroids, have lupus, cancer, leukemia, have organ transplants, or have congenital immune... Read more »
University of Cincinnati, College of MedicineIt is highly likely that your husband did have AIDS. Cryptococcal meningitis is one of the opportunistic infections that plague HIV+ people who have advanced disease, and it occurs because their immune system can no longer protect them from common... Read more »
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Posted by MikeinAsia, 1 ReplyI need help. I'm freaking going crazy. I had unprotected sex with sex workers while in Manila.
8 days later I woke up with a very stiff neck on both sides. Lymph nodes not swollen, no fever- checked everyday, headaches, but i did keep checking my... Read more »
Posted by MikeinAsiaI need help. I'm freaking going crazy. I had unprotected sex with some sex workers while in Manila.
8 days later I woke up with a very stiff neck on both sides. Lymph nodes not swollen, no fever- checked everyday, headaches, but i did keep checking... Read more »
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