Criptococosis en la frente

Este es un ejemplo de lesiones de la piel en la frente causadas por Cryptococcus, una levadura (un tipo de hongo) que raras veces causa infección y se considera oportunista, pues afecta a los individuos con un sistema inmunológico debilitado. La infección micótica por Cryptococcus es una de las más temidas por los pacientes con SIDA.

Criptococosis en la frente
Review Date: 2010-09-15 Reviewed By: David C. Dugdale, III, MD, Professor of Medicine, Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine; Jatin M. Vyas, MD, PhD, Instructor in Medicine, Harvard Medical School, Assistant in Medicine, Division of Infectious Disease, Massachusetts General Hospital. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Medical Director, A.D.A.M., Inc. Keywords: ,piel, este, causa, tipo, lesiones, sistema, afecta, veces, ejemplo, inmunológico, individuos, pacientes, micótica, hongo, considera, causadas, sida, levadura, debilitado, infección, pues, raras, oportunista, temidas, cryptococcus, la, en, frente, criptococosis
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