Cryptococcosis: pulmonary

Case contributed by Dr Yale Rosen

Chest x-ray

Modality: X-ray


CT guided biopsy

Modality: CT


Case Discussion

Cryptococcosis diagnosed by core biopsy of the right lower lung lesion. This patient also has had significant  occupational asbestos exposure while residing in Turkey. The patient has no evidence of immunodeficiency.

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Case Information

rID: 16218
Case created: 30th Dec 2011
Last edited: 4th Sep 2015
System: Chest
Inclusion in quiz mode: Included

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