nonseptate


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nonseptate

(nŏn-sĕp′tāt) [″ + septum, a partition]
Having no dividing walls.
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Microscopy examination showed extensive superficial mycotic proliferation, with wide and irregular ribbonlike nonseptate hyphae and right-angle branching.
Examination by microscopy showed nonseptate sterile hyphae typical of a zygomycete.
Following the patient's death, autopsy revealed a total occlusion of the left internal carotid artery and an invasion of the vessel wall by nonseptate fungal organisms (figure, A and B).
The organism appears with broad, branched, and sparsely septate or nonseptate hyphae, often identified as fungal elements of the zygomycetes (6).
Branched, nonseptate, broad hyphae were evident in this preparation.
Examination of the KOH prep revealed nonseptate pseudohyphae.