1539 Prospective Survey of Fungal Colonization in High Risk Infants

Systemic candidiasis occurs in 3 to 10% of high risk neonates, but the incidence and significance of fungal colonization in these patients is unknown. We studied colonization and evaluated surveillance cultures for the early detection of systemic fungal infections. Infants older than two weeks who were begun on antimicrobials and those with central venous… CONTINUE READING