Traduction en anglais : Epidemiological characteristics of 105 cases of cryptococcosis in Argentina.
Some epidemiological characteristics of 105 cases of cryptococcosis diagnosed in Argentina, between 1981-l990, were studied.
Until 1987, the annual number of cases was 4-8.
It has increased since 1988 by AIDS influence and reached 35 cases in l990.
The annual number of cases non associated with AIDS has remained in 3-7 cases.
The age median of the all patients, AIDS and non AIDS associated cases was 30, 30 and 45 years old, respectively.
The 20-39 years old group was the most affected and the age distribution was different in AIDS and non AIDS population.
Masculine predominance was more evident in AIDS than in non AIDS associated cases.
Mots-clés Pascal : Epidémiologie, Homme, Cryptococcose, Mycose, Infection, Argentine, Amérique du Sud, Amérique
Mots-clés Pascal anglais : Epidemiology, Human, Cryptococcosis, Mycosis, Infection, Argentina, South America, America
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Code Inist : 002B05E02. Création : 199406.