coccidioidin


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Related to coccidioidin: coccidioidomycosis, Schick, coccidioidin test
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coc·cid·i·oi·din

n. coccidioidina, solución estéril suministrada por medio intercutáneo en la prueba de la coccidioidomicosis (fiebre del valle).
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The first complete description of the geographic distribution of coccidioidomycosis was accomplished through large-scale evaluations of coccidioidin sensitivity prevalence.
Complement fixation serology can be very helpful (positive in 29 of 30 tested), Coccidioidin skin test results were variable, and pleural fluid or lung specimen cultures were usually positive.
5 mL of whole peripheral blood with 5 pg of coccidioidin filtrate (provided by Mitch Magee, Arizona State University, Tempe, AZ, USA) for 24 h at 37[degrees]C in a humidified incubator containing 5% C[O.
The mycosis is presently considered to be endemic to Northeast Brazil, as evidenced by human autochthonous cases (6-8), positive coccidioidin skin-test results (7), and isolation of the fungus from soil (7,9).
Histoplasmin and coccidioidin sensitivity among students in Taiwan.