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n. coccidioidina, solución estéril suministrada por medio intercutáneo en la prueba de la coccidioidomicosis (fiebre del valle).
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In various parts of Mexico, skin testing using coccidioidin, an antigen, has revealed exposure to the fungus of 5-30% of the population (Sifuentes-Osornio et al., 2012).
Prior studies on coccidioidomycosis and histoplasmosis from Mexico have focused on the prevalence of these two infections by using coccidioidin skin testing (15) and not focused in the incidence of active infections.
Prevalence of sensitivity to coccidioidin, with special reference to specific and nonspecific reactions to coccidioidin and to histoplasmin.
Using the skin test with coccidioidin demonstrated variable infection rates in the states of Baja California, Chihuahua, Colima, Coahuila, Durango, Guanajuato, Guerrero, Jalisco, Michoacan, Nayarit, Nuevo Leon, San Luis Potosi, Sinaloa, Tamaulipas, and Zacatecas [8].
Prevalence of skin reactivity to coccidioidin and associated risk in subjects living in a northern city in Mexico.
immitis results in long-term immunity, the coccidioidin or spherulin skin test, which detects T-cell mediated delayed-type hypersensitivity to C.
Although there are many antigens to choose from, only mumps, coccidioidin, histoplasmin, and tuberculin have been standardized for use in the Mantoux-type format of injecting 0.1 mL of antigen intradermally.