Some infections require no treatment. Even so, there should be regular check-ups for a full year to make sure the infection has not spread. If there are lung lesions or the disease spreads, antifungal medications are prescribed. These drugs may need to be taken for a long time.
Central nervous system involvement often causes death or leads to permanent damage.
Call your health care provider if you develop symptoms of cryptococcosis, especially if you have a weakened immune system.
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