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Cutaneous Manifestation of Disseminated Cryptococcosis Mimicking Herpes Zoster

Choi H, Shim DH, Kim MS, Shin BS, Na CH

Cutaneous cryptococcosis is classified either as localized cutaneous cryptococcosis, in which the lesions are confined to one area of the skin, or as disseminated cryptococcosis, in which cutaneous manifestations are...
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Cryptococcal Abscess in the Pubic Region and Central Nervous System of an Immunocompetent Patient

Choi JH, Oh SJ, Hwang JH, Kim KS, Lee SY

Cryptococcus neoformans usually causes an opportunistic infection in immunosuppressed patients. Immunocompetent patients may also develop the infection in the central nervous system or the lungs, but soft tissue infection is...
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Pathological Properties of Cryptococcus pseudolongus on the Mycelia and Fruit Body of Lentinula edodes

Kwon HW, Kim SH

Recently, Cryptococcus pseudolongus has been reported as a new pathogen of shiitake (Lentinula edodes). However, its pathological properties are not much known. To further understand its impact on the mushroom,...
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Cryptococcal Meningitis Complicated by a Brain Abscess and an Abdominal Pseudocyst Following Ventriculoperitoneal Shunting

Kim MJ, Lee JU

Ventriculoperitoneal (VP) shunt insertion is the standard treatment for hydrocephalus; shunt-associated infection is the most common complication after surgery. However, fungal infections are unusual. We present a case of cryptococcal...
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Antifungal Mechanism of Action of Lauryl Betaine Against Skin-Associated Fungus Malassezia restricta

Do E, Lee HG, Park M, Cho YJ, Kim DH, Park SH, Eun D, Park T, An S, Jung WH

Betaine derivatives are considered major ingredients of shampoos and are commonly used as antistatic and viscosity-increasing agents. Several studies have also suggested that betaine derivatives can be used as antimicrobial...
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Disseminated Cryptococcosis Incorrectly Managed: a Case Report

Maleb A, Hami A, Ben Lahlou Y, Lamrabat S, Rifai S, Rahmani N, Bensalah M, Frikh M, Lemnouer A, Elouennass M

Disseminated cryptococcosis is a rare fungal infection, which mainly occurs in immunocompromised patients, and the diagnosis is difficult. Therefore, it is less likely to be considered in immunocompetent patients. Here,...
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Mon1 Is Essential for Fungal Virulence and Stress Survival in Cryptococcus neoformans

Son YE, Jung WH, Oh SH, Kwak JH, Cardenas M, Park HS

Mon1 is a guanine nucleotide exchange factor subunit that activates the Ypt7 Rab GTPase and is essential for vacuole trafficking and autophagy in eukaryotic organisms. Here, we identified and characterized...
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Liquid-Based Cytology of the Cerebrospinal Fluid in a Case of Cryptococcal Meningitis

Choi J, Kim SH

Cryptococcus neoformans is the most common microorganism found in cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) cytology and causes life-threatening infections in immunocompromised hosts. Although its cytomorphologic features in conventional smear cytology have been...
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A Case of Disseminated Infection with Skin Manifestation due to Non-neoformans and Non-gattii Cryptococcus in a Patient with Refractory Acute Myeloid Leukemia

Park SS, Lee H, Park WS, Hwang SH, Choi SI, Choi MH, Lee SW, Ko EJ, Choi YJ, Eom HS

Cryptococcus spp. other than Cryptococcus neoformans or Cryptococcus gattii were previously considered saprophytes and thought to be non-pathogenic to humans. However, opportunistic infections associated with non-neoformans and non-gattii species, such...
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Cryptococcus Species Infection in a Bone Marrow Transplant Patient and Review of the Literature

Kim YH, Park YM, Lee JY, Lee JH

Cryptococcosis is caused by several Cryptococcus species, including C. neoformans and C. gattii. Skin involvement is seen in 10~20% of systemic cryptococcosis. There are also rare cases of primary cutaneous...
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Lumbar Cryptococcal Osteomyelitis Mimicking Metastatic Tumor

Joo HS, Ha JK, Hwang CJ, Lee DH, Lee CS, Cho JH

Cryptococcus is an encapsulated, yeast-like fungus that rarely causes infection in immunocompetent patients. We present the case report of a 66-year-old female patient with a history of rectal cancer with...
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Genotypes of Clinical and Environmental Isolates of Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus gattii in Korea

Park SH, Choi SC, Lee KW, Kim MN, Hwang SM

Multilocus sequence typing analysis was applied to determine the genotypes of 147 (137 clinical and 10 environmental) Cryptococcus neoformans and three clinical Cryptococcus gattii isolates from 1993 to 2014 in...
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Cryptococcus neoformans Cellulitis with Cryptococcemia in a Patient on Maintenance Hemodialysis

Jeong IW, Kim JE, Kim SH, Kim JH, Hong YA, Ko GJ, Kwon YJ

Cryptococcus neoformans is a fungus that causes opportunistic infections in immunocompromised hosts. Skin lesions are found in 10-20% of systemic cryptococcal infections, usually secondary to cryptococcemia, while primary cutaneous cryptococcosis...
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Cryptococcal Brainstem Abscess Mimicking Brain Tumors in an Immunocompetent Patient

Hur JH, Kim JH, Park SW, Cho KG

Usually fungal infections caused by opportunistic and pathogenic fungi had been an important cause of morbidity and mortality among immunocompromised patients. However clinical data and investigations for immunocompetent pathogenic fungal...
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Mitochondrial Protein Nfu1 Influences Homeostasis of Essential Metals in the Human Fungal Pathogen Cryptococcus neoformans

Kim J, Park M, Do E, Jung WH

Mitochondrial protein Nfu1 plays an important role in the assembly of mitochondrial Fe-S clusters and intracellular iron homeostasis in the model yeast Saccharomyces cerevisiae. In this study, we identified the...
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Pulmonary Cryptococcosis That Mimicked Rheumatoid Nodule in Rheumatoid Arthritis Lesion

Jang DW, Jeong I, Kim SJ, Kim SW, Park SY, Kwon YH, Jeong YO, Lee JY, Kim BS, Kim WS, Joh JS

Recently, the incidence of pulmonary cryptococcosis is gradually increasing in rheumatoid arthritis (RA) patients. Pulmonary rheumatoid nodules (PRN) are rare manifestations of RA. Eighteen months ago, a 65-year old woman...
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A Case of Cryptococcal Meningitis Mimicking Hepatic Encephalopathy in a Patient with Liver Cirrhosis Caused by Chronic Hepatitis C

Choi HM, Jung GM, Lee WK, Lee HS, Kim BS, Seong CS, Yoon SH, Cho YK

Cryptococcus neoformans, an encapsulated fungus, is an important opportunistic pathogen that can cause meningitis in immunocompromised patients. Since patients with cryptococcemia have high mortality, it is essential to make an...
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A Ferroxidase, Cfo1, Regulates Diverse Environmental Stress Responses of Cryptococcus neoformans through the HOG Pathway

Lee KT, Lee JW, Lee D, Jung WH, Bahn YS

  • KMID: 2312738
  • Mycobiology.
  • 2014 Jun;42(2):152-157.
The iron uptake and utilization pathways play a critical role in allowing human pathogens, including Cryptococcus neoformans, the causative agent of fatal meningoencephalitis, to survive within the mammalian body by...
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Cryptococcal meningitis in a patient with chronic hepatitis C treated with pegylated-interferon and ribavirin

Lee TH, Lee KO, Kim YS, Kim SM, Huh KC, Choi YW, Kang YW

Various adverse events have been reported during combination therapy with pegylated (PEG)-interferon-alpha and ribavirin, although opportunistic infections, especially cryptococcal meningitis, are very rare. A 61-year-old woman complained of headaches and...
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Molecular Epidemiology of Clinical Cryptococcus neoformans Isolates in Seoul, Korea

Park SH, Kim M, Joo SI, Hwang SM

  • KMID: 2312726
  • Mycobiology.
  • 2014 Mar;42(1):73-78.
Cryptococcal infection is primarily caused by two species, Cryptococcus neoformans and C. gattii. Between the two species, C. neoformans var. grubii is the major causative agent of cryptococcosis in Asia....
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