Exserohilum sp.

ALLERGENICITY

Allergenic (77,283,285,286)

PATHOGENICITY IN HUMANS 

Agent of subcutaneous and deep mycosis (1,2,713-720), causing fungal sinusitis (1,2,290,720-722), disseminated infection (1,723). 

IDENTIFICATION CHARACTERISTICS on POTATO DEXTROSE AGAR (PDA)

Felty to woolly, olivaceous with an olivaceous-black reverse. Conidia light brown, straight to slightly curved, strongly protruding truncate hilum, contain typically 7-9 distosepta with prominent dark basal and distal septa. (2)

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