At a Glance
Why Get Tested?
When to Get Tested?
When a doctor suspects that you have a skin, lung, or systemic fungal infection; sometimes after treatment to monitor its effectiveness
The sample collected depends upon the suspected location(s) of the infection. Some examples include: scrapings of the skin, nail and hair samples, body fluids, blood, and/or a tissue biopsy.
Test Preparation Needed?