NORMAN B. MCCULLOUGH, M.D.; DONALD B. LOURIA, M.D.; T. F. HILBISH, M.D.; LOUIS B. THOMAS, M.D.; CHESTER EMMONS, Ph.D.
Dr. N. B. McCullough: In our clinical research program on the granulomatous diseases we have studied 10 cases of cryptococcosis. We are taking this opportunity to present some of the clinical data, the pathology and epidemiology of the disease, the biology of the organism, and our results with experimental therapy. We have selected four cases that represent the span of the disease seen in our patients.
Dr. Donald Louria will present these cases.
DR. D. B. LOURIA: The first patient, J. C., represents disseminated cryptococcosis without central nervous system involvement.
Case 1. This Negro patient was 23 years old at
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MCCULLOUGH NB, LOURIA DB, HILBISH TF, THOMAS LB, EMMONS C. CRYPTOCOCCOSIS: CLINICAL STAFF CONFERENCE AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH(CRYPTOCOCCOSIS: CLINICAL STAFF CONFERENCE AT THE NATIONAL INSTITUTES OF HEALTH*). Ann Intern Med. 1958;49:642–661. doi: 10.7326/0003-4819-49-3-642
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 1958;49(3):642-661.
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