Loboa loboi | definition of Loboa loboi by Medical dictionary
Lo·bo·a lo·bo·i (lō-bō'ă lō-bō'ē),
A species of fungus causing lobomycosis. The organism has not been grown in culture.
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It is the only method for etiologic diagnosis of some organisms such as Pneumocystis jiroveci (formerly Pneumocystis carinii), Loboa loboi
, and Rhinosporidium seeberi.
(4.) Haubold EM, Aronson JF, Cowwan DE Isolation of fungal rDNA from bottlenose dolphin skin infected with Loboa loboi
. Med Mycol.
Fungal morphology was consistent with Loboa loboi
. The lesion was completely excised with no subsequent recurrence.