[Mycological findings in denture stomatitis and their evaluation].

  title={[Mycological findings in denture stomatitis and their evaluation].},
  author={Friedrich Staib and Heinz Schroeder and Shyam Kumar Mishra},
  journal={Zentralblatt fur Bakteriologie, Mikrobiologie und Hygiene. 1. Abt. Originale A, Medizinische Mikrobiologie, Infektionskrankheiten und Parasitologie = International journal of microbiology and hygiene. A, Medical microbiology, infectious...},
  volume={253 1},
Twenty-eight out of 30 patients suffering from denture-wearer's stomatitis, yielded yeast-like fungi from the areas of inflammation. The fungi included Candida albicans (20), Torulopsis glabrata (7), C. tropicalis (3), C. pseudotropicalis (1), and C. krusei (1). In 15 cases, a heavy fungal growth was found. Of the 20 C. albicans strains, 18 exhibited an… CONTINUE READING