Stephen J. Schueler, M.D.

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Fungal Rash Transmission

Facts about a fungal skin rash:

  • Fungal skin rash is spread through direct contact with infected skin or by contact with contaminated items, such as towels or bedclothes.

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Last Updated: Mar 18, 2009 References
Authors: Stephen J. Schueler, MD; John H. Beckett, MD; D. Scott Gettings, MD
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PubMed Fungal Rash References
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