MORTON D. KRITZER, M.D.; MARJORIE BIDDLE, B.A.; JOHN F. KESSEL, Ph.D.
Concentration of troops in the southwestern United States during World War II resulted in the knowledge that areas other than the San Joaquin Valley are endemic for coccidioidomycosis.1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 24, 45, 47 Because the Los Angeles County Hospital receives patients from all parts of this large county, many of whom have worked in adjoining areas, a number of cases of coccidioidomycosis are observed each year. The present study was undertaken because of the simultaneous admission of three young men with a symptom-complex of a
KRITZER MD, BIDDLE M, KESSEL JF. AN OUTBREAK OF PRIMARY PULMONARY COCCIDIOIDOMYCOSIS IN LOS ANGELES COUNTY, CALIFORNIA1. Ann Intern Med. ;33:960–990. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-33-4-960
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1950;33(4):960-990.
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