Clinical spectrum and outcomes of neonatal candidiasis in a tertiary care hospital in Karachi, Pakistan.

INTRODUCTION Candidal infections are a serious problem in neonatal intensive care units, increasing morbidity and mortality in low birth weight infants in addition to escalating health-care costs. Studies exploring the epidemiology of candidiasis in developing country hospitals are rare. This retrospective case-control study aimed to evaluate epidemiology… (More)