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Coccidioidomycosis

  • Neil M. Ampel
  • Hans E. Einstein
  • John N. Galgiani
  • Demosthenes Pappagianis
  • Marion A. Wieden

Abstract

Coccidioidomycosis represents a spectrum of clinical diseases due to infection with the dimorphic, soil-dwelling fungus Coccidioides immitis. The fungus is found in limited regions of the Western hemisphere, with highly endemic areas in the United States located in the San Joaquin Valley of California and the south-central region of Arizona, including the metropolitan regions of Phoenix and Tucson.

Keywords

Dust Storm Antifungal Therapy Sonoran Desert Kern County Ment Fixation 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Neil M. Ampel
  • Hans E. Einstein
  • John N. Galgiani
  • Demosthenes Pappagianis
  • Marion A. Wieden

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