Cryptococcus Lung Infection Complicating Fludarabine Treatment in a Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia Patient

Leuk Res. 2007 Jan;31(1):119-20. doi: 10.1016/j.leukres.2006.03.008. Epub 2006 Apr 18.

Publication types

  • Case Reports
  • Letter

MeSH terms

  • Aged
  • Antifungal Agents / therapeutic use
  • Antineoplastic Agents / therapeutic use*
  • Cryptococcosis / complications*
  • Cryptococcosis / diagnostic imaging
  • Fluconazole / therapeutic use
  • Humans
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell / complications
  • Leukemia, Lymphocytic, Chronic, B-Cell / drug therapy*
  • Lung Diseases, Fungal / complications*
  • Lung Diseases, Fungal / diagnostic imaging
  • Male
  • Opportunistic Infections / diagnostic imaging
  • Radiography, Thoracic
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed
  • Treatment Outcome
  • Vidarabine / analogs & derivatives*
  • Vidarabine / therapeutic use

Substances

  • Antifungal Agents
  • Antineoplastic Agents
  • Fluconazole
  • Vidarabine
  • fludarabine