tuberculoprotein

tu·ber·cu·lo·pro·tein

(tū-ber'kyū-lō-prō'tēn),
Any one, or a mixture of any or all of the proteins present in the body of the tubercle bacillus, all of which have been found to possess certain properties of tuberculin.
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tuberculoprotein

An obsolete term for one or more tuberculin-like proteins extracted from Mycobacterium tuberculosis, formerly used in serological testing for tuberculosis.
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(11,12,13) Other allergic eye conditions include contact allergy to topical medication, such as anti-glaucoma agents, (14,15) and microbial allergy, such as phlyctenulosis caused by hypersensitivity to tuberculoprotein. (16) The most common form of ocular allergy is SAC (90% of cases) followed by PAC (5% of cases).
Of the several aetiologies proposed, most favoured are tuberculosis and hypersensitivity to tuberculoprotein (12-14).