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A parasite transitional between a fungus and protozoan, frequently occurring as aggregate forms existing within rounded cystlike structures. It is the causative agent of pneumocystosis.
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The following year, he developed pneumocystis pneumonia—a serious infection associated with HIV and AIDS.