candidiasis

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Synonyms for candidiasis

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

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DISCUSSION: Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis (CMC) is a rare condition characterized by widespread and persistent infection of skin, mucosa, and nails caused by candida albicans.
Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis associated with hypothyroidism; a distinct syndrome.
9 Our patient was diagnosed PGA I because this manifestations: hypoparathyroid, chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis.
Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis generally presents earliest in life and is the most frequent of the three main diseases of PGA I.
Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis (CMC) is a heterogeneous group of disorders characterised by a selective inability to clear candida organisms and occasionally dermatophytic fungi, especially Trichophyton and Microsporum.
7] Distal subungual onychomycosis is caused primarily by T rubrum, white superficial onychomycosis is caused mainly by T mentagrophytes, proximal subungual onychomycosis is caused primarily by T rubrum, and total involvement of the nail unit is seen only in chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis.
Chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis frequently appears with endocrine abnormalities, such as adrenal insufficiency hypothyroidism, and hypoparathyroidism.
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