Candida guilliermondii fungemia in patients with hematologic malignancies.

  title={Candida guilliermondii fungemia in patients with hematologic malignancies.},
  author={Corrado Girmenia and Giampaolo Pizzarelli and Francesco Cristini and Francesco Barchiesi and Elisabetta Spreghini and Giorgio Scalise and Pietro Di Martino},
  journal={Journal of clinical microbiology},
  volume={44 7},
The microbiological, clinical, and epidemiological features of most non-Candida albicans Candida species are well known, but much less is known about species such as Candida guilliermondii, an uncommon pathogen causing a variety of deep-seated infections in immunocompromised hosts. To characterize C. guilliermondii fungemia in patients with hematological malignancies and its susceptibility to antifungal drugs, all cases of C. guilliermondii fungemia diagnosed in our department between 1983 and… CONTINUE READING


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