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Table 1 Clinical characteristics of cases reports of C.laurentii infection in English language publications on PubMed

From: Clinical diversity of invasive cryptococcosis in AIDS patients from central China: report of two cases with review of literature

YearAge/genderRegionUnderlying conditionsMain manifestationPositive culture resultsMedical treatmentDuration of therapyOutcomeCitation
201724/FIndiaHSCT recipientDiarrheaStoolVoriconazole6 weeksResolved[18]
201747/FKoreaHSCT recipientFever +skin lesionBlood+skin biopsyAmphotericin B3 weeksResolved[19]
201530/FIndiaPost-partumSigns of meningitisCSFAmphotericin B2 daysDead[20]
201542/FBrazilianCervical neoplasiaDyspneaBloodFluconazole22 weeksResolved[21]
201574/MItalyChemotherapy for rectal cancerNausea+vomit+diarrheaStoolAmphotericin B liposome10 daysResolved[22]
201547/FItalySLEFeverBronchial lavageAmphotericin B + Fluconazole8 monthsResolved[23]
20138/FSpainImmunocompetentSkin lesionScrapingsFluconazole2 weeksResolved[24]
201376/MIndianPost-operationFever +respiratory failureBloodAmphotericin B liposome + Fluconazole4 weeksResolved[25]
201255/MIndianRenal transplant recipientSkin lesionSkin biopsyAmphoterincin B + flucytosine> 7 daysResolved[26]
2009−/MPolandGlomerulonephritis under immunosupressantFeverBloodFluconazole + Itraconazole8 weeksResolved[27]
200635/FIndianDiabetic +AIDSFever, cough, sputumSputum and pleural fluidFluconazole5 weeksResolved[28]
200635/MHawaiiAIDSFever +Signs of meningitisBlood+CSFAmphotericin B + Fluconazole3 monthsResolved[29]
20059/MHungaryHIGM-1Signs of meningitisCSFFluconazole10 monthsResolved[30]
200216/MIsraelGanglioneuroblastomaFeverBloodAmphotericin B3 weeksResolved[31]
2001< 1/FTaiwanPremature neonateSepsis syndromeBloodAmphotericin B40 daysResolved[32]
199834/MGreeceAIDSSigns of meningitisCSFAmphotericin B + flucytosine2 weeksResolved[33]
1998< 1/MUSAPremature neonateUrinary tract deformityUrine + bloodAmphotericin B + flucytosine2 weeksResolved[34]
199827/FUSAIDUFever +Skin lesionBloodFluconazole4 weeksResolved[34]
199851/MUSADiabeticKeratitisCornealAmphotericin B + miconazole14 weeksResolved[35]
199717/MSlovakBone marrow transplantFeverBloodFluconazole2 weeksResolved[36]
199561/FUSAChronic uveitisEndophthalmitisVitreous biopsyFluconazole5 monthsResolved[37]
1981Corticosteroid therapy for dermatomyositisLung abscessAmphotericin BResolved[38]
197740//MMAC coinfectionCutaneous granulomasSkin biopsyAmphoterincin BResolved[39]
  1. HIGM-1 X-linked hyper IgM syndrome, HSCT allogeneic/autologous hematopoietic stem cell transplant, IDU intravenous drug user. MAC Mycobacterium avium complex, SLE systemic lupus erythematosus