Medical Dictionary

coccidioidin

noun coc·cid·i·oi·din \-ˈid-ən, -ˈi-ˌdin\

Medical Definition of COCCIDIOIDIN

:  an antigen derived from a fungus of the genus Coccidioides (C. immitis) while in its mycelial phase and used to detect skin sensitivity to and, by inference, infection with this organism—compare spherulin
April 19, 2015
desiccate Hear it
to dry up or become dried up
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