Cannabis Use and Fungal Infections in a Commercially Insured Population, United States, 2016.
Emerg Infect Dis. 2020 Jun;26(6):1308-1310
Authors: Benedict K, Thompson GR, Jackson BR
Case reports have identified invasive fungal diseases in persons who use cannabis, and fungal contamination of cannabis has been described. In a large health insurance claims database, persons who used cannabis were 3.5 (95% CI 2.6-4.8) times more likely than persons who did not use cannabis to have a fungal infection in 2016.
PMID: 32441624 [PubMed – as supplied by publisher]
Source: ncbi 2