Candida, non-albicans, tropicalis, parapsilosis

Precautions

Standard Precautions

General Information

Pathogen information

Fungus - Yeast, including C. glabrata, krusei, tropicalis, parapsilosis

Epidemiology

Colonization and invasive infection in compromised hosts especially in the setting of exposure to antifungal (i.e. fluconazole) and broad spectrum antimicrobials

Associated syndromes

  • Candidemia

  • Endocarditis

  • Line Infections

  • UTI

  • Endopthalmitis

  • Thrush

  • Esophagitis

  • Vulvovaganitis

  • Hepatosplenic

Additional Information

Infectious Disease consultation recommended in invasive infection