candidiasis

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Related to candidosis: candida, candidiasis, aspergillosis
  • noun

Synonyms for candidiasis

an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida (especially Candida albicans)

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Other orofacial features included geographic tongue (n=1), gingival hyperplasia (n=1) and oral candidosis (n=2).
The condition is associated with diabetes, cirrhosis, gastroesophageal reflux, and candidosis.
1) Denture associated stomatitis is one of the most common clinical presentations of oral candidosis, affecting 24-60% of otherwise well denture wearers.
Candida species coexist with most healthy individuals without causing problems but may cause mucocutaneous candidosis - or thrush - in some people.
Use of Punica granatum as an antifungal agent against candidosis associated with denture stomatitis.
Molecular and phenotypic analysis of Candida dubliniensis: a recently identified species linked with oral candidosis in HIV-infected and AIDS patients.
On examination he was cachexic and had oral candidosis and penile ulcers typical of genital herpes (subsequently confirmed by a polymerase chain reaction test).
We speculate this increasing detection of non-albicans Candida species is probably related to the widespread and inappropriate use of antimycotic treatments (self-medication, long-term maintenance treatments and repeated treatments for candidosis episodes) (1).