Cryptococcosis gattii | definition of Cryptococcosis gattii by Medical dictionary
Cryptococcus gattii (redirected from Cryptococcosis gattii)
An encapsulated yeast, similar in structure to C. neoformans. It can cause meningoencephalitis and pneumonia in immunocompetent individuals who live in temperate or subtropical climates.
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Sub-clinical infection and asymptomatic carriage of cryptococcosis gattii
in dogs and cats during an outbreak of cryptococcosis.
Primary endemic Cryptococcosis gattii
by molecular type VGII in the state of Para, Brazil.