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Cryptococcus infection in tropical Australia

Jenney, Adam, Pandithage, Kishan, Fisher, Dale A. and Currie, Bart J. (2004). Cryptococcus infection in tropical Australia. Journal of Clinical Microbiology,42(8):3865-3868.

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ISI LOC 000223286500080
Title Cryptococcus infection in tropical Australia
Author Jenney, Adam
Pandithage, Kishan
Fisher, Dale A.
Currie, Bart J.
Journal Name Journal of Clinical Microbiology
Publication Date 2004
Volume Number 42
Issue Number 8
ISSN 0095-1137   (check CDU catalogue open catalogue search in new window)
Start Page 3865
End Page 3868
Total Pages 4
Place of Publication Washington, United States
Publisher American Society of Microbiology
Field of Research 1108 - Medical Microbiology
0707 - Veterinary Sciences
0605 - Microbiology
HERDC Category C2 - Journal Article - Other contributions to refereed journal (internal)
Abstract Eighteen cases of disease caused by the saprophytic fungi Cryptococcus neoformans and Cryptococcus bacillisporus are described from the Northern Territory of Australia. The majority of infections were with Cryptococcus bacillisporus and in the rural Aboriginal population, often causing pulmonary mass lesions.
Keywords Cryptococcus neoformans
Cryptococcus bacillisporus
Northern Territory
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