LOUIS L. FRIEDMAN, M.D.; JOHN J. SIGNORELLI, M.D.
It is the purpose of this paper briefly to review the pertinent literature on the subject of blastomycosis and to report another proved case of systemic disease with involvement of the meninges. Although blastomycosis is a rather uncommon disease, it is nevertheless a very important clinical entity when it does occur, since the systemic variety usually terminates fatally. Both the systemic and cutaneous forms of the infection can successfully mimic myriad other diseases frequently encountered in the practice of medicine. Therefore, physicians in general should be familiar with the various clinical manifestations of this disease in order to establish
FRIEDMAN LL, SIGNORELLI JJ. BLASTOMYCOSIS: A BRIEF REVIEW OF THE LITERATURE AND A REPORT OF A CASE INVOLVING THE MENINGES1. Ann Intern Med. ;24:385–400. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-24-3-385
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1946;24(3):385-400.
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