Imaging in Phaeohyphomycosis of the Brain: Case Report

Neuroradiology. 1996 Feb;38(2):139-41. doi: 10.1007/BF00604800.

Abstract

A case of multiple, conglomerated brain abscesses due to Xylohypha bantiana, with unique imaging features, is presented. This is the first culture-proven case of brain infection due to this fungus in the neuroimaging literature.

Publication types

  • Case Reports

MeSH terms

  • Brain Abscess / diagnosis*
  • Brain Abscess / pathology
  • Brain Abscess / surgery
  • Cladosporium*
  • Diagnosis, Differential
  • Fatal Outcome
  • Frontal Lobe / pathology
  • Frontal Lobe / surgery
  • Humans
  • Magnetic Resonance Imaging*
  • Male
  • Meningitis, Fungal / diagnosis*
  • Meningitis, Fungal / pathology
  • Meningitis, Fungal / surgery
  • Middle Aged
  • Tomography, X-Ray Computed*