Disease Information for Candida albicans

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Paronychium/swelling nail/finger
Satellite lesion/skin sign
Penis Rash
Oral lesion/ulcer
Oral mucosa white lesions
Oral Ulcers in Children
Vaginal Discharge in Prepubertal Girl
Sore throat/Pharyngitis
Sore Throat/Throat Pain
Throat Conditions
Clinical Presentation & Variations
Fever in Immune Compromised
Fever in Neutropenia
AIDS with Dermatologic disorder
AIDS with Esophageal Disorder
AIDS with Oral lesions
Immune Deficient with Pulmonary Infiltrates
AIDS with Fever
Demographics & Risk Factors
Established Disease Population
Patient/Antibiotic ongoing treatment
Patient/Hyperalimentation
Patient/Granulocytopenia/Neutropenia
Laboratory Tests
Microbiology & Serology Findings
Microlab/Fungus Yeast Forms
Microlab/Serol/Anti-Fungal Antibodies
Microlab/KOH prep abnormal
Abnormal Lab Findings (Non Measured)
Serum Beta D Glucans Increased
Diagnostic Test Results
Pathology
PATH/Microabscess/spleen multiple
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Psoriasis
Tinea cruris
Associated Disease & Complications
Angioedema/angioneurotic edema
Anogenital pruritis syndrome
Balanitis
Balanoposthitis
Candida albicans infection
Cardiomyopathy
Endocarditis, infective
Esophagitis
Fungal/Candida endocarditis
Orchitis
Paronychia
Pericarditis, acute
Pruritis ani
Systemic mycosis/disseminated
Vaginitis
Vulvovaginitis, Fungal
Vulvovaginitis/girl (prepubescent)
AIDS with Esophagitis
Disease Synergy - Causes
Synergy/Corticosteroid treatment
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Fungus (category)
AGENT/Nosocomial infection/Hospital acquired (ex).
AGENT/Opportunistic infection prone (example)
AGENT/Systemic fungal infection/potential
AGENT/Hospital/nosocomial pneumonia (ex)
Pathophysiology
Pathophysiology/Myositis/Infection
Process
PROCESS/Infection/agent specific (category)
Treatment
Drug Therapy - Indication
RX/Caspofungin (Cancidas)
RX/Clotrimazole (Mycelex)
RX/Fluconazole (Diflucan)
RX/Itraconazole (Sporonox)
RX/Ketoconazole (Nizoral)
RX/Micafungin (Mycamine)
RX/Nystatin (Mycostatin)
Definition

A unicellular budding fungus which is the principal pathogenic species causing CANDIDIASIS (moniliasis).

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