How histoplasmosis is spread?
Histoplasmosis is not spread from person to person. Infection occurs from breathing in the airborne spores after contaminated soil or material has been disturbed. Approximately 80% of the population living in areas along rivers and farmland may skin-test positive for histoplasmosis exposure.

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1. What is histoplasmosis?
2. How histoplasmosis is spread?
3. What are the symptoms of histoplasmosis?
4. How is histoplasmosis diagnosed?
5. Is histoplasmosis treatable?
6. How can histoplasmosis be prevented?