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Treating cryptococcal meningitis in people with HIV

BMJ 2013; 346 doi: http://dx.doi.org/10.1136/bmj.f2203 (Published 10 April 2013) Cite this as: BMJ 2013;346:f2203

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Guidelines recommend that cryptococcal meningitis is initially treated with combined amphotericin B deoxycholate and flucytosine, although evidence is limited. Guidelines also recommend substituting fluconazole in settings such as Asia or Africa, where flucytosine …

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