Aspergillus fumigatus

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Noun1.Aspergillus fumigatus - a mold causing aspergillosis in birds and man
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
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In conclusion, acute-phase proteins and the electrophoretic profile of birds challenged with A fumigatus show significant alterations, which in combination with other diagnostic procedures, assist in the early diagnosis of avian aspergillosis.
Heat-killed A fumigatus was emulsified with Freunds complete and incomplete adjuvant.
The median concentrations of IgG to A fumigatus and pigeon in healthy controls and in different patient groups are given in Table 1.
(5) Oxalic acid is a mycotoxin produced by A niger and occasionally by other Aspergillus species, including A flavus and A fumigatus. (6) Oxalic acid reacts with tissue and blood calcium to precipitate as calcium oxalate.
One site was repeatedly sampled as it had a high loading of A fumigatus at the start of the survey and had 2 recent clinical cases of aspergillosis diagnosed in resident kiwi.