LEON V. MCVAY JR., M.D.; DOUGLAS H. SPRUNT, M.D., F.A.C.P.
With the conquest of one infectious disease entity after another, attention has tended to concentrate on those conditions which have remained resistant to modern methods of therapy. Paramount among these diseases are those caused by the pathogenic fungi. No sphere in clinical research is more active than that concerned with the development of effective modes of treatment for such serious conditions as disseminated histoplasmosis, generalized coccidioidomycosis, cryptococcic meningitis, systemic North American blastomycosis and generalized actinomycosis.
As interest in mycotic infections has grown they are being recognized more frequently. An excellent example is the increased number of cases of systemic North
MCVAY LV, SPRUNT DH. A LONG-TERM EVALUATION OF AUREOMYCIN IN THE TREATMENT OF ACTINOMYCOSIS1. Ann Intern Med. ;38:955–966. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-38-5-955
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