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Table 2 Clinical success rate in 43 cryptococcal meningitis patients treated with high dose fluconazole for salvage therapy

From: High dose fluconazole in salvage therapy for HIV-uninfected cryptococcal meningitis

Time point Total
(N = 43)
H-Flu ±5FC
(N = 32)
H-Flu + AmB ± 5FC
(N = 11)
P-value
2-week of Salvage Therapy 31 (72.1) 20 (62.5) 11 (100) 0.019
End of Salvage Therapy 36 (83.7) 27 (84.4) 9 (81.8) >  0.999
End of Antifungal Therapy 37 (86.0) 27 (84.4) 10 (90.9) >  0.999
  1. H-Flu high dose fluconazole (800 mg/day); AmB Amphotericin B; 5FC flucytosine