Symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis
General information about symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis: The symptom information on this page attempts to provide a list of some possible symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis. This symptom information has been gathered from various sources, may not be fully accurate, and may not be the full list of symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis. Furthermore, symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis may vary on an individual basis for each patient. Only your doctor can provide adequate diagnosis of symptoms and whether they are indeed symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis.
List of symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis: The list of symptoms mentioned in various sources for Coccidioidomycosis includes:
- No symptoms - only 40% of cases are symptomatic
- Flu-like symptoms
Symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis: Symptomatic infection (40% of cases) usually presents as influenza-like illness with fever, cough, headaches, rash, and myalgias. Some patients fail to recover adn develop chronic pulmonary infection or widespread disseminated infection (affecting meninges, soft tissues, joints, and bone). Severe pulmonary disease may develop in HIV-infected persons. 1
More symptoms of Coccidioidomycosis: In addition to the above information, to get a full picture of the possible symptoms of this condition and its related conditions, it may be necessary to examine symptoms that may be caused by complications of Coccidioidomycosis, underlying causes of Coccidioidomycosis, associated conditions for Coccidioidomycosis, risk factors for Coccidioidomycosis, or other related conditions.
Medical articles on symptoms: These general reference articles may be of interest:
1. excerpt from Coccidioidomycosis: DBMD
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