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What Workers Should Know about Histoplasmosis

December 2021
DHHS (NIOSH) Publication Number 2022-104
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This fact sheet informs workers about histoplasmosis in the United States and ways to protect themselves from exposure in the workplace. Workers can use this fact sheet to understand what histoplasmosis is, to recognize activities that might expose them to Histoplasma, and to protect themselves from exposure.

What Workers Should Know about Histoplasmosis [PDF – 1 MB]

Suggested Citation

NIOSH [2021]. What workers should know about histoplasmosis. By de Perio M, Benedict K, Kirby E, Lybrand E, Di Giuseppe M, Coffey C. Cincinnati, OH: U.S. Department of Health and Human Services, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health. DHHS (NIOSH) Publication No. 2022-104,