Is blastomycosis contagious?

Answer On One Hand: Blastomycosis Is Not Normally ContagiousThe disease is contracted by inhaling the spores of blastomyces dermatitidis, a type of fungus that grows underground near water sources like la... Read More »

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If a person dies of a contagious disease is corpse contagious?

Bud, the answer is sometimes yes. It depends both on the nature of of the contagious bug and the amount of time and how much drying has occurred. All contagious organisms begin to die when the in... Read More »

Fungal Blastomycosis?

Fungal blastomycosis is a potentially dangerous fungal infection that affects the lungs and skin. It can be difficult to diagnose because it is not common and presents a wide variety of symptoms de... Read More »

Blastomycosis Infection?

Blastomycosis, also called Gilchrist's Disease, is a rare fungal infection contracted from organic soils and wood. It initially infects the lungs, but can spread to the skin and other organs in ser... Read More »

Symptoms of Blastomycosis in Dogs?

Blastomycosis is a disease caused by the fungus Blastomyces dermatitidis. This fungus lives in the soil of certain locations, including the Mississippi, Missouri and Ohio River valleys and the mid-... Read More »