Ajellomyces capsulatum

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  • Ajellomyces — Ajel·lo·my·ces (a″jə lo miґsēz) a genus of fungi of the family Gymnoascaceae. A. capsulaґtus, the perfect stage of Histoplasma capsulatum, is the etiologic agent of classic histoplasmosis. A. dermatiґtidis, the perfect stage of… …   Medical dictionary

  • Histoplasma capsulatum — A dimorphic fungus species of worldwide distribution that causes histoplasmosis in humans and other mammals; its ascomycetous state is Ajellomyces capsulatum. The organism s natural habitat is soil fertilized with bird and bat droppings, where it …   Medical dictionary

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  • Ascomycetes — A class of fungi characterized by the presence of asci and ascospores. Such fungi have generally two distinct reproductive phases, the sexual or perfect stage and the asexual or imperfect stage. Ajellomyces capsulatum and Ajellomyces dermatitidis …   Medical dictionary

  • Emmonsiella capsulata — SYN: Ajellomyces capsulatum …   Medical dictionary

  • Gymnoascaceae — A family of fungi that includes the ascomycetous state of many of the dermatophytes and several of the systemic pathogens for humans (Histoplasma capsulatum, Blastomyces dermatitidis, etc.). Until the sexual forms were recognized, these pathogens …   Medical dictionary

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