Medical Dictionary

histoplasma

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noun his·to·plas·ma \ˌhis-tə-ˈplaz-mə\

Medical Definition of histoplasma

  1. 1 capitalized :  a genus of imperfect fungi that includes one (H. capsulatum) causing histoplasmosis and another (H. farciminosum) causing epizootic lymphangitis

  2. 2:  any fungus of the genus Histoplasma


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