Pneumocystis carinii granuloma of the optic nerve: A histopathologic case report

David L Knox, Wm R. Green

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A 30-year-old man under treatment for acute leukemia died of Candida sepsis and Pneumocystis carinii pneumonia. A small granuloma containing Pneumocystis carinii was found in one optic nerve.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)274-275
Number of pages2
JournalJournal of Neuro-Ophthalmology
Issue number4
StatePublished - 2001



  • Granuloma
  • Optic nerve
  • Pneumocystis carinii

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology
  • Ophthalmology

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