Reagents, Microbiology, Fungi/Yeast, Identification, Histoplasma capsulatum
Definition : Microbiology reagents intended to identify Histoplasma capsulatum, a species of imperfect fungi of the family Moniliaceae. Histoplasma capsulatum infection (histoplasmosis) is frequently asymptomatic, but may cause influenza-like illness or pneumonia. These fungi can affect the lungs, meninges, heart, and other organs of immunocompromised patients.
Entry Terms : "Histoplasma capsulatum Reagents, Identification" , "Histoplasma capsulatum Detection/Identification Reagents"
UMDC code : 19524