Histoplasmosis (Histoplasma Capsulatum)

Histoplasmosis (Histoplasma Capsulatum) in BirdsHistoplasmosis is a common infection caused by the fungus found in the environment. Besides, it is found in the soil that has a large amount of bat and bird droppings.

How It Spreads :

People can have histoplasmosis while breathing in an environment that has microscopic fungus.

Who Is At Risk :

Any person can have histoplasmosis; most of those with serious infections are 65 years old or above, infants, and those who have weak immunity?

Signs In Birds :

The birds do not get ill from histoplasmosis.

Symptoms In People :

The people will not be sick from histoplasmosis. People who get sick from histoplasmosis will have cough, fever, and fatigue symptoms. The symptoms appear around 3 to 17 days of exposure.