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Also known as Valley Fever or “cocci”, coccidioidomycosis is caused by a fungus that lives in the desert soil of the southwestern United States (US), California, and Mexico. It was first discovered in the San Joaquin Valley of California, but it is also found throughout the Sonoran Desert. The fungus is dimorphic and only the…

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