Histoplasmosis | Questions to Ask Your Doctor

  • How did I get histoplasmosis?
  • How do you know it’s histoplasmosis? Do I need any tests?
  • What should I do if my symptoms get worse?
  • What’s the best treatment option?
  • I don’t want to stop (farming, gardening, etc.). How do I avoid reinfection in the future?


Overview of Histoplasmosis by R Kurowski, M.D. and M Ostapchuk, M.D. (American Family Physician December 15, 2002, http://www.aafp.org/afp/20021215/2247.html)

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Reviewed/Updated: 03/14
Created: 04/03