WALTER FREEMAN, M.D., PH.D., F.A.C.P.
Invasion of the central nervous system by the higher fungi is a comparatively rare condition, but a number of such cases have been reported during the past few years, especially in America, and it is my privilege to present the results of a comparative study of some twenty-five cases. I take the immediate opportunity of thanking those who have contributed to my collection of pathologic material.
The first cases adequately studied were reported in Germany by von Hansemann and by Türk in 1905 and 1907, although the condition probably was recognized by Zenker in 1861. Curtis, in 1895 and 1896,
WALTER FREEMAN. Fungus Infections of the Central Nervous System. Ann Intern Med. 1932;6:595–607. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-6-5-595
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1932;6(5):595-607.
CNS Infections, Infectious Disease, Neurology.
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