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A comparison of paediatric- and adult-onset cryptococcosis detected through population-based surveillance in South Africa, 2005-2007

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Abstract available free of charge. The authors compared adult and pediatric incidence of cryptococcosis, and reach the conclusion that the diagnosis of cryptococcosis should be considered in the pediatric HIV-infected population, especially among those who are severely immunocompromised.

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Language: English
Format: Web Page
Regions: Global, South Africa
Audiences: Doctors/Physicians, Other Healthcare Workers, Nurses, Physician's Assistants/Nurse Practitioners
Topic Areas: Opportunistic Infections & Associated Conditions, Primary Care of HIV Infected & Exposed Children
Resource Type: Journal Articles