blas·to·my·cin (blăs'tə-mīʹsĭn) n.
A preparation that is derived from a culture of the fungus Blastomyces dermatitidis and is injected intracutaneously as a diagnostic test for blastomycosis.

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  • blastomycin — An antigen for intradermal testing prepared from sterile filtrates of cultures of the filamentous form of Blastomyces dermatitidis. * * * blas·to·my·cin mīs ən n a preparation of growth products of the causative agent (Blastomyces dermatitidis …   Medical dictionary

  • blastomycin — blas·to·my·cin …   English syllables

  • blastomycin — ˌblastōˈmīsən noun ( s) Etymology: blastomyc (from New Latin Blastomyces dermatitidis, fungus species) + in more at blastomyces : a preparation of growth products of the causative agent (Blastomyces dermatitidis) of North American blastomycosis… …   Useful english dictionary

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