J. HOMER CUDMORE, M.D., F.A.C.P.; JAMES R. LISA, M.D., F.A.C.P.
Since the contribution of Freeman1 on torula infection of the central nervous system, increasing attention has been paid to this interesting condition. Recently Levine2 has again reviewed the literature, adding 17 more cases, including two of his own, bringing the total number to 60. The present case is reported, not so much because of the rarity of the condition, but to add a new and as yet unreported manifestation of the infection, a cicatrizing lesion of the brain.
The patient, a white male 30 years old, was admitted to City Hospital on March 15, 1935, complaining of severe
CUDMORE JH, LISA JR. TORULA MENINGO-ENCEPHALITIS; A CASE REPORT1. Ann Intern Med. ;11:1747–1752. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-11-9-1747
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1938;11(9):1747-1752.
CNS Infections, Infectious Disease, Neurology.
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