[South American blastomycosis--a differential diagnosis to tuberculous meningitis].

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BACKGROUND South American blastomycosis is primarily a lung infection often complicated by multiorgan or intracranial disease. MATERIAL AND METHODS We describe the clinical and pathological findings of fatal cerebral blastomycosis occurring in a woman that immigrated to Norway from Brazil 23 years earlier. RESULTS The clinical symptoms together with the… (More)

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@article{Maehlen2001SouthAB, title={[South American blastomycosis--a differential diagnosis to tuberculous meningitis].}, author={Jan Petter Maehlen and Erik Heyerdahl Str\om and Per Gerlyng and Bernt Heger and Wenche Orderud and Gaute Syversen and T. Solgaard}, journal={Tidsskrift for den Norske laegeforening : tidsskrift for praktisk medicin, ny raekke}, year={2001}, volume={121 1}, pages={33-4} }