Vertebral cryptococcosis in an immunocompetent patient - a case report

  • B Houda
  • A Wafa
  • TM Zoubida
  • A Mohamed
  • A Mohamed
  • H Hicham
Keywords: Cryptococcosis, vertebral, immunocompetent, C neoformans, Morocco

Abstract

We report an unusual case of 70 years old, immunocompetent woman who was diagnosed with vertebral cryptococcosis. The diagnosis was made on the basis of radiological and histological findings. The outcome was favorable under antifungal treatment.

Key words: Cryptococcosis, vertebral, immunocompetent, C neoformans, Morocco

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