histoplasmin

noun
his·​to·​plas·​min | \ -ˈplaz-mən \

Medical Definition of histoplasmin

: a sterile filtrate of a culture of a fungus of the genus Histoplasma (H. capsulatum) used in a cutaneous test for histoplasmosis

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