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can·di·da

 (kăn′dĭ-də)
n.
Any of various fungi of the genus Candida that are found especially on the skin and in the mucous membranes of the mouth, intestinal tract, and vagina and that may become pathogenic, such as C. albicans, the causative agent of thrush.

[Latin, feminine of candidus, white; see candid.]
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candida

(ˈkændɪdə)
n
(Microbiology) any yeastlike parasitic fungus of the genus Candida, esp C. albicans, which causes thrush (candidiasis)
[New Latin, feminine of candidus white]
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Noun1.candida - any of the yeastlike imperfect fungi of the genus Candida
fungus - an organism of the kingdom Fungi lacking chlorophyll and feeding on organic matter; ranging from unicellular or multicellular organisms to spore-bearing syncytia
genus Candida - a genus of yeastlike imperfect fungi; sometimes included in genus Monilia of the family Moniliaceae
Candida albicans, Monilia albicans - a parasitic fungus that can infect the mouth or the skin or the intestines or the vagina
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Translations

candida

[ˈkændɪdə] N (Med) → afta f
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candida

n (Med) → Candidose f
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Regarding birds maintained in quarantine, the predominance of the yeast species Candida krusei (Castellani) Berkhout (76.6%), Candida kefyr Beij (84.4%) and Candida famata (Zopf) Lodder & Kreger-van Rij (15.2%) was observed in specimens of Peach-fronted parakeet; Eupsittula aurea (Gmelin, 1788).
colubrina Nystatin Microorganisms MIC|MFC MIC|MFC [micro]g|mL Ratio [micro]g|mL Ratio Candida albicans MYA 2876 19.5|625 32 1|2 2 Candida albicans ATCC 19.5|625 32 1|2 2 90028 Candida albicans (clinical 19.5|625 32 3|6 2 strain 1) Candida albicans (clinical 39|625 16 3|6 2 strain 1) Candida parapsilosis ATCC 39|79 2 1|2 2 22019 Candida krusei ATCC 6258 39|39 1 1|2 2 Fungicide (MFC/MIC< 4) or fungistatic (MFC/MIC > 4).
A total of 30 yeast isolates were isolated and identified as Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Schizosaccharomyces japanicus, Candida valida, Candida Fructus, Candida krusei, Kluyveromyces africanus and Rhodotorula gramis.
As to the correspondence between CHROMagar Candida and multiplex PCR, it was found that the pink colonies could correspond to Candida krusei and Candida parapsilosis and that in regarding blue colonies, one was not identified as Candida tropicalis.
Candida albicans ATCC 10231, Candida krusei ATCC 34135 ATCC 13803, and Candida glabrata ATCC 90030 were used as fungi.
30 (20.4) Candida krusei 2 (9.5) Staphylococcus 25 (17) aureus Acinetobacter spp.
albicans and non-albicans Candida species, such as Candida glabrata, which exhibits higher rates of azole resistance, and Candida krusei, which is intrinsically azole-resistant) threaten the efficacy of this class [9,10].
The pleural fluid grew Lactobacillus, and the pleural fluid and sputum culture then grew Candida krusei, which was isolated again from a second confirmatory sample of pus, indicating its clinical significance and satisfying the criteria for fungal empyema [2].
Application of CHROMagar Candida for rapid screening of clinical specimens for Candida albicans, Candida tropicalis, Candida krusei, and Candida (Torulopsis) glabrata.
phylicoides against Staphylococcus aureus, Enterococcus faecalis, Escherichia coli, Klebsiella pneumoniae, Pseudomonas aeruginosa, Candida albicans and Candida krusei. All extracts showed effectiveness against only Gram positive bacterial strain, S.