Incidence of Candida in psoriasis – a study on the fungal flora of psoriatic patients

@article{Waldman2001IncidenceOC,
  title={Incidence of Candida in psoriasis – a study on the fungal flora of psoriatic patients},
  author={Arie Waldman and Amos Gilhar and Lea Duek and Israela Berdicevsky},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={2001},
  volume={44}
}
Summary.  The presence of Candida albicans and other Candida species in saliva and faeces of 50 psoriatic patients compared with a control group of 50 healthy donors was examined quantitatively. The quantity of Candida in saliva and faeces of the psoriatics proved to be significantly higher than in the controls. Candida was detected in 78% of the saliva samples of the psoriatics but in only 50% of the controls, and in the faeces samples in 72% of the psoriatics, but in only 46% of the controls… Expand
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