Infection of the central nervous system by Rhinocladiella atrovirens in a patient with acquired immunodeficiency syndrome

J Med Vet Mycol. 1989;27(2):127-30.


A case of central nervous system invasion by Rhinocladiella atrovirens is described. The patient was an intravenous drug abuser suffering from acquired immunodeficiency syndrome.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome / complications*
  • Adult
  • Brain Diseases / complications*
  • Chrysosporium / isolation & purification
  • Humans
  • Male
  • Mycoses / complications*
  • Opportunistic Infections / complications*