paracoccidioidin

par·a·coc·cid·i·oi·din

(par'ă-kok-sid'ē-oy'din),
A filtrate antigen prepared from the filamentous form of the pathogenic fungus, Paracoccidioides brasiliensis; used for demonstrating delayed type dermal hypersensitivity in populations and useful in demonstrating endemic areas in different geographic regions.

par·a·coc·cid·i·oi·din

(par'ă-kok-sid'ē-oy'din)
Antigen prepared using the fungus Paracoccidioides brasiliensis; used for demonstrating present or past infection and identifying endemic areas.
References in periodicals archive ?
Epidemiologic surveys of histoplasmin and paracoccidioidin sensitivity in Brazil.
Histoplasmin and paracoccidioidin skin reactivity in infantile population of northern Argentina.
Spherulin and coccidioidin: cross-reactions in dermal sensitivity to histoplasmin and paracoccidioidin.