Species: Human

Sex: Female

Age: 44

Year: 2010

Country: U.S.A.

Locality: Poughkeepsie, NY

Survived?: Yes

Medical Diagnosis of Blastomycosis?: Yes

Where Caught: Do you have any information on outbreaks in Detroit, Cleveland, Raliegh Durham or Toronto? I contracted Blastomyces in May 2010. I am a flight Attandant and was overnighting in these cities.

Symptoms: flu like symptoms, coupgh, lesions on lungs, lesions on face, forehead, w=right wrist, pain in right leg bone and right arm bones, confusion, gait problems.

Treatment: itraconozole

Cost of Treatment: alot

Additional Comments: I am attempting to pin point the area I contracted this illness for a workers comp case, If you are aware of any outbreaks, please contact me e-mail

Thank you in advance for any help or information you may have.

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