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lester.pasarell at utmb.edu lester.pasarell at utmb.edu
Fri Nov 3 10:25:54 EST 1995


On Thu, 2 Nov 1995 802902077 at rumac.upr.clu.edu wrote:

> HI,I'm George...I'll be please if someone can tell me why the Blastomicosis
> condition cause by Blastomyces dermatitis is know as the "Chicago-deseases"
> 
> 
Back in 1894-1896 many of the first cases of Blastomycosis were reported
from the Chicago area,were the infection is still found along many other
places in the North American continent. The infection is also known as
North American Blastomycosis and Gilchrist's disease.
Good reference for this is: Medical Mycology by K.J. Kwon-Chung
and John E. Bennett. 1992. Lea & Febiger,Philadelphia.

George..does it still rain in Mayaguez, PR everyday at 12:00?
bye

Lester

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Lester Pasarell-Luiggi                   Lester.Pasarell at utmb.edu
Medical Mycology Research laboratory     LPASAREL at beach.utmb.edu
University of Texas Medical Branch      
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