Ulocladium may be allergic in genetically sensitive people. The common symptoms are asthma, hay fever, sniffles, and sneezing.
Ulocladium toxic mold is rarely a pathogen, and not known to be toxigenic.
- Allergen: coughing and sniffles
- Toxigenic: young, sick, and elderly
- Pathogenic: everyone
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Ulocladium is often found in soil, dung, paint, grasses, fibers, wood, decaying plant material, paper, and textiles with a dark or rusty brown coloration with a granular or velvety texture. It is disseminated as a dry spore by the wind.
Indoors, growth this fungus is commonly found in gypsum board, paper, paint, tapestries, jute, and straw materials.
As an allergen, it also cross-reacts with Alternaria.
As a pathogen, it has been known to cause rare subcutaneous tissue infection.
Additional information can be found at EMLab Fungal Library.
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