The summary below is from the full report titled “Evidence of Zoonotic Transmission of Cryptococcus neoformans from a Pet Cockatoo to an Immunocompromised Patient.” It is in the 1 February 1999 issue of Annals of Internal Medicine (volume 132, pages 205-208). The authors are J.D. Nosanchuk, S. Shoham, B.C. Fries, D.S. Shapiro, S.M. Levitz, and A. Casadevall.
A Case of Cryptococcal Infection in a Patient with an Abnormal Immune System and a Pet Cockatoo. Ann Intern Med. 2000;132:205. doi: https://doi.org/10.7326/0003-4819-132-3-200002010-00032
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Published: Ann Intern Med. 2000;132(3):205.
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