coccidioidin

[kŏk-sĭd′ē-oidn]

n.

A sterile solution containing the byproducts of growth of Coccidioides immitis; it is used as an intracutaneous skin test for coccidioidomycosis.

Nearby words

  1. cocci,
  2. coccid,
  3. coccidia,
  4. coccidioidal,
  5. coccidioides,
  6. coccidioidoma,
  7. coccidioidomycosis,
  8. coccidiosis,
  9. coccidium,
  10. cocciferous


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