Coccidioidomycosis, also known as Valley Fever, is an infection caused by a fungus. The fungus lives in the soil in the Southwestern US and people can get Valley Fever by breathing in the spores from the air.
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Carson City, Douglas and Lyon Counties
Carson City Health & Human Services (CCHHS)
Southern Nevada Health District (SNHD)
Washoe County Health District (WCHD)
All Other Counties
Nevada Division of Public and Behavioral Health (DPBH)