This scalp fungus symptoms of infection are constant intense itching, inflammation and patchy hair loss. All these symptoms appear quite alarming yet they are not life-threatening. In case of not being treated, the infection will quickly spread causing the complete loss of hair, high temperature and other inflammation processes. However, treatment is necessary to get rid of irritating symptoms and social implications. The best option to get relief from the uncomfortable symptoms of scalp fungus is the removal of the causative fungus. The symptoms will get relieved naturally when fungi causing are eliminated.