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Case Report

Neuroinvasive Cryptococcosis in an Immunocompetent Patient with a Negative Spinal Fluid Cryptococcus Antigen

Table 1

Serum and CSF results.

Test resultsDays 1-2Days 3-4Days 8-9Day 12

CSF (from EVD)
Protein<101558<10
Glucose82109784
WBC675310
RBC570251010777
Cryptococcus antigenNegative
CSF cultureNegativeNegative
Fungal cultureNegativeNegative
AFB cultureNegativeNegative
EBV PCRNegative
ACE5
CytologyNegative
Serum
HIV screenNegative
HIV viral load<20
WBC7.6
Hemoglobin13.6
Hematocrit39.9
Platelets272
Sodium134
Potassium4.3
BUN13
Creatinine0.76
LDH325
AST14
ALT34
Alkaline phosphatase 57
ANANegative

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