The participants were 49 men and 25 women aged 48 to 69 years, a variety of fungi isolated from foot ulcers were 93% Candida parapsilosis
and Candida glabrata.
endocarditis: A comparative review of the literature.
These Candida species; Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis
, Candida glabrata, and Candida krusei are of increasing significance as they tend to be more resistant to antifungal agents (2-4).
ultimately was isolated on fungal cultures.
diagnosed by peripheral blood smear.
is an important non-albicans species which infects hospitalized patients.
All seven subjects whose mean nail length exceeded 3 mm harbored pathogens, predominantly Klebsiella species and Candida parapsilosis
Pathogens were recovered from 2 of 11 subjects with shorter fingernails.
The T2 Biosystems data presented at the Mycoses Study Group meeting includes an evaluation of more than 400 human whole blood samples spiked with clinical isolates and lab strains for Candida albicans, Candida krusei, Candida glabrata, Candida tropicalis, and Candida parapsilosis
The yeast pathogens include Candida albicans and/or Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis
, and Candida glabrata and/or Candida krusei, which are known to cause bloodstream infections.
Native valve endocarditis due to Candida parapsilosis
in a an adult patient
90] of C albicans, Candida krusei, C glabrata, Candida parapsilosis
, C tropicalls, Candida lusitaniae, and Candida kefyr for fluconazole was 0.
Caspofungin exhibits in vitro activity against Aspergillus species (Aspergillus fumigatus, Aspergillus flavus, and Aspergillus terreus) and Candida species (Candida albicans, Candida glabrata, Candida guilliermondii, Candida krusei, Candida parapsilosis
, and Candida tropicalis).