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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.]

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]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
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
Translations

candida

[ˈkændɪdə] N (Med) → afta f

candida

n (Med) → Candidose f
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Candida tropicalis was isolated from the urine, but the blood culture was negative.
Bee venom Melittin ([micro]g/ml) ([micro]g/ml) MIC MFC MIC MFC Candida albicans 90028 100 100 100 100 Candida albicans (a) 105366 60 60 NT Candida glabrata MYA 2950 >500 >500 300 300 Candida glabrataa 105410 >500 >500 300 300 Candida glabrataa 105413 >500 >500 300 300 Candida parapsilosis 22019 60 60 100 100 Candida parapsilosis (a) 105328 60 60 100 100 Candida tropicalis 9968 300 600 NT Candida krusei 90878 60 60 30 60 Microorganisms ATCC No.
A Candida tropicalis epidemic was described in a thousand turkeys secondary to antibiotic treatment.
of the first direct blood test for detection of five yeast pathogens that cause bloodstream infections: Candida albicans and/or Candida tropicalis, Candida parapsilosis, Candida glabrata and/or Candida krusei.
In their study, 49% of Candida albicans, 23% Candida tropicalis, 18% Candida parapsilosis and 5% Candida glabrata [16].
41) Candida tropicalis is probably the second most common cause of candidiasis.
Nail Infections in the United States: Causative Organisms (1) Types of Most Common Less Common Least Common Organisms Dermatophytes Trichophyton Trichophyton Trichophyton rubrum mentagrophytes tonsurans Microsporum canis Epidermophyton floccosum Nondermatophyted Acremonium Scopulariopsis Scytalidium spp spp spp Aspergillus Fusarium spp versicolor Aspergillus flavus Aspergillus fumigatus Aspergillus terreus Yeasts Candida Candida Candida guilliermondii parapsilosis albicans Candida tropicalis Candida lusitaniae
parapsilosis, Candida tropicalis and Candida guilliermondii endocarditis, than with C.
Candida tropicalis - A pathogenic yeast responsible for thrush infections, typically in immune-compromised patients, and growing rapidly in worldwide prevalence.
coli), other bacteria (Proteus sp, Coryniformis sp, Pseudomonas pseudomalle, Streptococcus surges, Staphylococcus aureus, Klebsiella oxytoca, Bacillus subtilis, Bacillus licheniformis, Bacillus cereus), moulds genera (Aspergillus, Penicillium, Mucor, Absidia, Monilia and Verticillum) and yeast were Saccharomyces cerevisae, Saccharomyces pombe and Candida tropicalis.
The microorganisms that are normally used in phenol degradation include Pseudomonas species [3], Candida tropicalis [4], Azotobacter species [5], Rhodococcus species [6], and Acinetobacter species [7].
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).