Candidiasis: Predisposing Factors, Prevention, Diagnosis and Alternative Treatment

@article{Martins2014CandidiasisPF,
  title={Candidiasis: Predisposing Factors, Prevention, Diagnosis and Alternative Treatment},
  author={Nat{\'a}lia Martins and Isabel C.F.R. Ferreira and Lillian Barros and S{\'o}nia Silva and Mariana Henriques},
  journal={Mycopathologia},
  year={2014},
  volume={177},
  pages={223-240}
}
Candidiasis is the most common opportunistic yeast infection. Candida species and other microorganisms are involved in this complicated fungal infection, but Candida albicans continues to be the most prevalent. In the past two decades, it has been observed an abnormal overgrowth in the gastrointestinal, urinary and respiratory tracts, not only in immunocompromised patients, but also related to nosocomial infections and even in healthy individuals. There is a widely variety of causal factors… 

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