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Health Officer on Valley Fever increase

CDC: Valley fever cases in US Southwest rising fast From Mar 28, 2013 (CIDRAP News) Coccidioidomycosis, or valley fever, a fungal infection that causes influenza-like symptoms and often leads to hospitalization, has increased “dramatically” in the US Southwest in recent years, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) reported today. The five affected states […]

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