What are the disease stages of coccidioidomycosis?

Updated: Aug 27, 2019
  • Author: Duane R Hospenthal, MD, PhD, FACP, FIDSA, FASTMH; Chief Editor: Michael Stuart Bronze, MD  more...
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Treatment of coccidioidomycosis can be divided as follows:

  • Uncomplicated acute pneumonia

  • Asymptomatic pulmonary nodule

  • Diffuse pneumonia

  • Pulmonary cavity

  • Chronic progressive pneumonia

  • Disseminated extrapulmonary infection other than meningitis

  • Bone and joint disease

  • Meningitis


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