Torulopsis glabrata

Torulopsis glabrata

a species of fungus that is part of the normal flora of the human mouth, gut, and urinary tract but that in weak or immunocompromised patients may cause opportunistic infections such as meningitis, pneumonia, cystitis, and fungemia. Formerly called Candida glabrata.

Torulopsis glabrata

A yeast-like saprobic fungus, with features of Candida and Cryptococcus, which may rarely cause opportunistic infections in immunocompromised hosts Clinical Spiking fever, hypotension, UTI, fungemia

Torulopsis glabrata

(tor″ū-lŏp′sis glă-brăt′ă)
The former name for the fungus now known as Candida glabrata.

Torulopsis

a genus of ascomycetous yeasts, now obsolete. Species are now classified as Candida, Cryptococcus, Histoplasma, or Rhodotorula.

Torulopsis glabrata
see Candidaglabrata.
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Parapasilosis, Saccharomyces cerevisiae, Trichosporn, Cryptococus albidus, Torulopsis glabrata and Rhodotorula mucilaginosa.
Comparison of restriction enzyme analysis versus pulsed-field gradient gel electrophoresis as a typing system for Torulopsis glabrata and Candida species other than C.
Multivariate analysis of cellular carbohydrates and fatty acids of Candida albicans, Torulopsis glabrata and Saccharomyces serevisiae.
Fungemia caused by Candida species and Torulopsis glabrata in the hospitalized patient: frequency, characteristics, and evaluation of factors influencing outcome.
1981) Structural analysis of mannans from Candida albicans serotypes A and B and from Torulopsis glabrata by methylation gas chromatography mass spectrometry and exo-amannanase.
Fungemia caused by certain nonpathogenic strains of the family Cryptococcaceae: report of two cases due to Rhodotorula and Torulopsis glabrata.
Treatment of Torulopsis glabrata vaginitis: retrospective review of boric acid therapy.
tropicalis (yeasts and pseudomycelia), and Torulopsis glabrata (yeasts only).
coli (S) (12) Caruana et al, 1990 (11) Torulopsis glabrata (PF) Moosvi et al, 1990 (10) S.