oidiomycin

[ ō-ĭd′ē-ō-mīsĭn ]

n.

An antigen used to demonstrate cutaneous hypersensitivity in patients infected with one of the Candida species of fungi.
One of a series of antigens used to demonstrate an immunocompromised patient's capacity to react to any cutaneous antigen.

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