Candida lusitaniae


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Related to Candida lusitaniae: Candida glabrata, Candida parapsilosis

Candida lusitaniae

A Candida species that causes serious infections in immunocompromised (e.g., neutropenic) patients. It is often resistant to treatment with amphotericin B.
See also: Candida
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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
Numero de Sensible a Resistente a Especie aislada aislamientos fluconazol fluconazol Candida albicans 3 3 0 Candida krusei 3 0 3 Candida lusitaniae 3 2 1 Candida stellatoidea 1 1 0 Candida parapsilosis 1 1 0 Total 11 7 4
Nail Infections in the United States: Causative Organisms (1) Types of Organisms Most Common Less Common Least Common Dermatophytes Trichophyton Trichophyton Trichophyton rubrum mentagrophytes tonsurans Microsporum canis Epidermophyton floccosum Nondermatophytes Acremonium spp Scopulariopsis Scytalidium spp Fusarium spp spp Aspergillus versicolor Aspergillus flavus Aspergillus fumigatus Aspergillus terreus Yeasts Candida Candida Candida parapsilosis albicans guilliermondii Candida tropicales Candida lusitaniae
Distribucion de las especies de levaduras aisladas de acuerdo con los resultados de las pruebas bioquimicas Genero Especie Frecuencia % Candida Candida albicans 194 44,5 Candida glabrata 67 15,4 Candida tropicalis 66 15,1 Candida krusei 33 7,6 Complejo Candida parapsilosis 29 6,7 Candida famata 11 2,5 Candida lusitaniae 5 1,1 Candida spp.