A case of coccidioidomycosis with multiple thin-walled cavities

Ayumi Yamamoto, H. Sugiura, K. Nakano, A. Nomura, S. Yamamoto, K. Sato, M. Jinzaki, S. Kuribayashi

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Abstract

Coccidioidomycosis is a disease known for its endemicity to the Southwest United States, Central America, and South America. However, with the current trend of increase tourist, the frequency of Coccidioidomycosis infections is increasing also. We reported a Japanese case of coccidioidomycosis with multiple thin-walled cavities in 35-year-old woman, and reviewed an update on the diagnosis, management, and treatment of the disease with pulmonary lesions caused by coccidioidomycosis infection.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)635-639
Number of pages5
JournalJapanese Journal of Clinical Radiology
Volume48
Issue number5
Publication statusPublished - 2003 Jun 23

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Radiology Nuclear Medicine and imaging

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    Yamamoto, A., Sugiura, H., Nakano, K., Nomura, A., Yamamoto, S., Sato, K., Jinzaki, M., & Kuribayashi, S. (2003). A case of coccidioidomycosis with multiple thin-walled cavities. Japanese Journal of Clinical Radiology, 48(5), 635-639.