Candida albicans

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Noun1.Candida albicans - a parasitic fungus that can infect the mouth or the skin or the intestines or the vaginaCandida albicans - a parasitic fungus that can infect the mouth or the skin or the intestines or the vagina
genus Candida - a genus of yeastlike imperfect fungi; sometimes included in genus Monilia of the family Moniliaceae
candida - any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Candida
candidiasis, monilia disease, moniliasis - an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida (especially Candida albicans)
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Dimorphism in fungal pathogens: Candida albicans and Ustilago maydis--similar inputs, different outputs.
AIT sounds like you might have vaginal thrush, a common yeast infection caused by a fungus called Candida albicans, which is often found in the vagina.
TEHRAN (FNA)- Candida albicans is a common fungus found living in, and on, many parts of the human body.
5% in creams it was found to be significantly effective against Staphylococcus aureus, Escherichia colt, as well as Candida albicans and Aspergillus niger.
Purpose: The present study investigated the antifungal effect of 2',4,-dihydroxy-5'-(1'",1'"-dimethylallyl)- 8-prenylpinocembrin (8PP, formerly 6PP), a natural prenylflavonoid, on Candida albicans biofilms, and compared this with an azole antifungal (fluconazole) by studying the cellular stress and antioxidant response.
Emphysematous prostatitis and cystitis secondary to Candida albicans.
The lactic acid bacterium Streptococcus mutans and the yeast Candida albicans belong to the most common microorganisms found in the oral cavity.
Intraoperative cytologic examination of a biopsy sample of the lesion demonstrated yeast organisms, and a subsequent culture of the biopsy sample revealed Candida albicans.
Objective: The fungus Candida albicans is a common cause of human infection with serious morbidity, but the organism is also a commensal yeast that is part of the normal gut microbiota.
Thrush is a yeast infection caused by a fungus called candida albicans.
The T2Candida Panel tests for Candida albicans and/or C.
In this test Candida albicans would be reported, if the germ tubes were observed and if not, the germ tubes of medium candida species were used for detection.