The most important step in preventing sporotrichosis is preventing mold spores from entering the skin.
- People who work with roses, hay, or sphagnum moss should cover any scratches or breaks in their skin.
- They should wear heavy boots and gloves to prevent puncture wounds.
- People with a suppressed immune system should be exceptionally careful to avoid any contact with rose thorns or soil and moss used for gardening or farm use.
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