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Volume 22, Number 6—June 2016

Whole-Genome Analysis of Cryptococcus gattii, Southeastern United States

Shawn R. LockhartComments to Author , Chandler C. Roe, and David M. Engelthaler
Author affiliations: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, GA, USA (S.R. Lockhart); The Translational Genomics Research Institute, Flagstaff, AZ, USA (C.C. Roe, D.M. Engelthaler)

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Table 1

Epidemiologic data for patients in cluster of Cryptococcus gattii, southeastern United States*

Isolate State Year Age, y Sex Disease Risk factors Case-patient exposures Outcome
B11068 TN 2015 62 F Meningitis ND ND ND
B9929 MI 2012 41 M Meningitis ND ND ND
B9473 GA 2012 45 M Meningitis Sarcoidosis ND Survived
B9313 GA 2011 70 M Meningitis COPD Demolished an old shed Died
B9207 GA 2011 39 M Meningitis None Pressure washed houses Died
B9144 GA 2011 ND ND ND ND ND ND
B9142 GA 2011 ND ND ND ND ND ND
B9017 FL 2011 ND ND ND ND ND ND
B10172 GA 2013 48 M Meningitis HIV ND Survived
B10299 FL 2013 61 M Meningitis ND ND ND
B10960 OR 2014 33 M Meningitis None Previously lived in Guatemala, Texas, and Missouri Survived
*ND, no data.

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