Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Gilchrist's Disease Incidence

Facts about blastomycosis:

  • Blastomycosis is very uncommon in the US.
  • Cases occur in the Midwest, South-Central US, and Canada.
  • It is most common in men between the ages of 30 and 50 years.

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Last Updated: Apr 3, 2008 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Gilchrist's Disease References
  1. Baumgardner DJ, Brockman K: Epidemiology of human blastomycosis in Vilas County, Wisconsin. II: 1991-1996. WMJ 1998 May; 97(5): 44-7. [9617309]
  2. Pappas PG. Blastomycosis. Semin Respir Crit Care Med. 2004 Apr;25(2):113-21. [16088455]
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