TITLE

Candida parapsilosis: an emerging fungal pathogen

AUTHOR(S)
Singh, Rakesh; Parija, S. C.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Indian Journal of Medical Research;Oct2012, Vol. 136 Issue 4, p671
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses a study that examined the candidemia profile in clinically diagnosed consecutive cases of fungemia at Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (JIPMER) in Puducherry, India by germ tube production, morphology on corn meal agar and color production in Hichrom candida agar. Results indicated that more isolates were sensitive to amphotericin B compared to those sensitive to fluconazole by disc diffusion method.
ACCESSION #
83699292

 

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