Candida kefyr


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Candida kefyr

an opportunistic species that occasionally causes human disease and has been isolated from nails and pulmonary specimens. Formerly called Candida pseudotropicalis.

Candida tropicalis var tropicalis

A fungus that is an opportunistic pathogen in patients with impaired innate immunity, bone marrow transplantation or neoplasia, especially associated with surgery or indwelling devices, and accompanied by multidrug resistance.
 
Clinical conditions
Endocarditis, meningitis, osteomyelitis, pneumonia, spondylodiscitis, rupture of hollow organs (e.g., stomach, bladder).

Classification
1. Ascomycota.
2. Saccharomycotina.
3. Saccharomycetes.
4. Saccharomycetidae.
5. Saccharomycetales.
6. Candida.
7. Candida tropicalis.
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Candida kefyr as an emerging pathogen causing nosocomial bloodstream infections in neutropenic leukemia patients.
Epidemiology of Candida kefyr in patients with hematologic malignancies.
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On the contrary, rates of nitrate reduction and nitrite accumulation with GOS were observed to be higher for sheep treated with nitrate plus GOS plus Candida kefyr than that without Candida kefyr, although methanogenesis was similarly low.
Effects of [beta]1-4 galacto-oligosaccharide (GOS) and Candida kefyr on nitrateinduced methaemoglobinemia and methane emission in sheep.
Urine cultures were positive for Candida kefyr, but the patient showed no evidence of candidemia.