candidemia

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candidemia

 [kan″dĭ-de´me-ah]
the presence in the blood of fungi of the genus Candida.

can·di·de·mi·a

(kan'di-dē'mē-ă),
Presence of cells of Candida species in the peripheral blood.
[Candida + G. haima, blood]

can·di·de·mi·a

(kan-di-dē'mē-ă)
Presence of cells of Candida species in the peripheral blood.
Synonym(s): candidaemia.
[Candida + G. haima, blood]

candidemia

the presence in the blood of fungi of the genus Candida.
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Candidaemia in patients of a tertiary health care hospital from north India.
Nosocomial candidaemia is one of the common morbid conditions in ICU and in neonates, it is more fatal.
14-15] Risk factors for fungal sepsis include extremely low birth weight (ELBW), gestation <28 weeks, previous exposure to antibiotics (third-generation cephalosporins or carbapenems), thrombocytopenia, central venous lines, mechanical ventilation, use of antacids (histamine-2 blockers or proton-pump inhibitors), use of total parenteral nutrition, delayed enteral feeding, and prolonged hospital stay (>7 days) [3,14,16] A clinical predictive model for candidaemia is available (Table 1), [14,16] with a combined score of 2 having a sensitivity of 85%, and a moderate specificity of 47% for neonatal candidaemia.
Twenty-two years of candidaemia surveillance: results from a Norwegian national study.
Micafungin versus liposomal amphotericin B for candidaemia and invasive candidosis: a phase III randomised double-blind trial.
R Adhikary, S Joshi-Species distribution and anti-fungal susceptibility of Candidaemia at a multi super-specialty center in Southern India-IJMM 2011; 29(3) : 309-311
Objective: To evaluate clinical risk factors and outcomes among cancer patients with candidaemia at a large cancer treatment centre.
The european confederation of medical mycology (ECMM) survey of Candidaemia in Italy: In vitro susceptibility of 375 Candida albicans isolates and biofilm production.
The ever-evolving landscape of candidaemia in patients with acute leukaemia: non-susceptibility to caspofungin and multidrug resistance are associated with increased mortality.