Cryptogenic neuropsychiatric presentations diagnostic delay in Cryptococcus gattii meningoencephalitis at a regional Australian tertiary hospital

Andrew P Gador‐Whyte, Jared Harris, Karen Gunanayagam, Aaron Walton, Andrew Hughes and Eugene Athan
Med J Aust 2022; 216 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/mja2.51384
Published online: 7 February 2022


  • Andrew P Gador‐Whyte1
  • Jared Harris1
  • Karen Gunanayagam1
  • Aaron Walton1
  • Andrew Hughes1
  • Eugene Athan1,2

  • 1 Barwon Health, Geelong, VIC
  • 2 Deakin University, Geelong, VIC



We acknowledge the two patients and their families and their willingness to have their stories shared. We also acknowledge the involvement in the care of these patients of our colleagues in the infectious diseases, neurology, general medicine and several other teams at our health service and at the neurosurgical referral centre.

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