Internet Directory - Top : Health : Conditions and Diseases : Infectious Diseases : Fungal : Coccidioidomycosis

Top : Health : Conditions and Diseases : Infectious Diseases : Fungal : Coccidioidomycosis (12 web sites)
 Related Web Pages - Tenacious Valley Fever Runs Gamut
Explore how persons are touched by this disease. Visitors return home from the southwest and physicians are challenged to diagnose this disease.

BioMed Central: Combination Therapy of Disseminated Coccidioidomycosis with Caspofungin and Fluconazole
Research article which includes a case study of an immunocompetent patient with diffuse coccidioidal pneumonia who responded to caspofungin and fluconazole therapy without experiencing any adverse effects.

Budster's Information on Valley Fever
Causes, risk factors, symptoms, treatment methods, and recovery expectations.

Coccidioidomycosis: A Reemerging Infectious Disease
Scientific and medical article on the disease.

MedlinePlus: Coccidioidomycosis
Features cause, images, forms, tests, risks, symptoms, treatment, and prevention.

Merck Manual: Coccidioidomycosis
Provides information on this disease caused by the fungus Coccidioides immitis, its pathophysiology, symptoms and signs, diagnosis and treatment.

Valley Fever Center for Excellence
Located in Arizona. Includes purpose, disease information, and links.

Valley Fever Connections
Provides current information for individuals and medical professionals.

Valley Fever Survivor
Aims to educate people about the potentially debilitating consequences of this infection. Includes the founder's personal story and information on the disease, FAQ and support group.

Valley Fever Vaccine Project of the Americas
The disease is explained and lists information on the project to develop a vaccine. Includes information about the disease.

Valley fever: An incurable illness in the dust
The BBC reports on Avenal, a southern California city with an epidemic of coccidioidomycosis, which also affects dogs, llamas and alpacas.

eMedicine - Coccidioidomycosis
Article by Joseph Kim, MD.