Pathogens

Candida albicans

Precautions

Standard Precautions

Antibiogram Data

General information

Invasive infections in immunocompromised hosts and hospitalized patients, but can cause mucocutaneous disease in normal hosts (i.e. vaginitis).

Normally found in the GI tract and on skin. Often a colonizer.

  • Candidemia

  • Endocarditis

  • Line Infections

  • UTI

  • Endopthalmitis

  • Thrush

  • Esophagitis

  • Vulvovaganitis

  • Hepatosplenic

Infectious Disease consultation recommended in invasive infection.