trichophytin


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trichophytin

 [trĭ-kof€´€ĭ-tin]
a filtrate from cultures of Trichophyton; used in testing for trichophytosis.

trichophytin

(trĭ-kŏf′ĭ-tĭn)
An extract prepared from cultures of the fungi of the genus Trichophyton; used as an antigen for skin tests and for the treatment of certain trichophytid infections.