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Fungal Infections in Wisconsin

Most fungal infections are caused by fungi commonly found in the environment.

Fungal illnesses usually start with similar symptoms to viral illnesses, such as the common cold or the flu.

Most fungal infections are not spread from person to person.

People with weakened immune systems are more likely to become ill from fungi.

Knowing how to recognize a fungal infection can help you get the correct treatment and begin to feel better.

United States map showing the five types of fungi.




Questions about fungal infections? Contact us!
Phone: 608-267-9003 | Fax: 608-261-4976

Last revised March 28, 2023