Reagents, Microbiology, Fungi/Yeast, Identification, Pneumocystis jiroveci
Definition : Microbiology reagents intended to identify Pneumocystis jiroveci (formerly known as Pneumocystis carinii sp. hominis), a yeast-like species of imperfect fungi of the family Pneumocystidaceae, that parasitize the human respiratory tract. P. jiroveci is an opportunistic pathogen of the respiratory tract, especially in immunocompromised patients.
Entry Terms : "Pneumocystis Species Reagents, Identification" , "Pneumocystis Species Detection/Identification Reagents" , "Reagents, Pneumocystis jiroveci Identification" , "Pneumocystis jiroveci Reagents, Identification" , "Pneumocystis jiroveci Detection/Identification Reagents"
UMDC code : 22467