Histoplasma capsulatum

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Histoplasma capsulatum

[‚his·tə′plaz·mə ‚kap·sə′läd·əm]
(mycology)
The parasitic fungus that causes histoplasmosis in humans.
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Histoplasmosis is caused by Histoplasma capsulatum dimorphic fungi, which present two types of pathogens to human beings: H.
Histopathology revealed lymphoepithelial cysts and necrotizing granulomatous inflammation with rare yeast forms consistent with H.
At 35-37[degrees]C on brain heart infusion agar (BHI), H.
El suelo y el aire constituyen el habitat natural del hongo, que abunda especialmente en lugares enriquecidos con heces de animales domesticos y silvestres, como aves y murcielagos, existiendo una asociacion caracteristica entre infeccion por H.
En este sentido, la PCR en dos rondas o "Nested-PCR", representa una variantemetodologica con una sensibilidad superior a la tecnica rutinaria de PCR (permite identificar entre 1 a 5 equivalentes de genomas de H.
The other plate testing for specificity used sera rabbits immunized against H.
Bird or bat guano and rotting wood are classic reservoirs for H.
For this reason, we are reporting a case of knee monoarthritis in an immunocompetent patient caused by H.