Xylohypha | definition of Xylohypha by Medical dictionary
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Systemic phaeohyphomycosis caused by Xylohypha
bantiana in a dog.
Leukogram and serum globulin values in two dogs with systemic Xylohypha
1907) (= Wiesneriomyces laurinus); Anamorphic Ascomycetes Xylohypha
curta (Corda) Hughes (1960); 4 Anamorphic Ascomycetes Xylohypha
1-8] Also known as Xylohypha
bantiana it is a dematiaceous fungi ie filamentous fungi with pigmented hyphae due to presence of dihydroxynaphthalene melanin in their cell wall with a remarkable neurotropism causing brain abscess.