Speciation of Clinically Relevant Candida Isolates From a Tertiary Care Hospital

Dr Raji. T.K
2017 Journal of Medical Science And clinical Research  
Candida, a genus of yeast causes a diverse spectrum of opportunistic infections ranging from mild superficial cutaneous infections to life threatening invasive candidiasis. The emergence of Non Albicans Candida (NAC) species has complicated the overall incidence of candidiasis either as colonisers or as nosocomial fungal pathogen causing blood stream infections. So the early diagnosis and speciation of Candida is necessary. Aim: To find out the proportion of different Candida species from
more » ... species from clinically relevant specimens.
doi:10.18535/jmscr/v5i12.141 fatcat:pfq455ozojdyle6igyagbw5fyu