Incidence of yeasts in pregnant and non-pregnant women in Nigeria.

@article{Gugnani1989IncidenceOY,
  title={Incidence of yeasts in pregnant and non-pregnant women in Nigeria.},
  author={Harish Chander Gugnani and F K Nzelibe and Paola Gini and W O Chukudebelu and A. N. U. Njoku-Obi},
  journal={Mycoses},
  year={1989},
  volume={32 3},
  pages={131-5}
}
The yeast flora of vagina and associated sites (cervix, urethra, perineum and rectum) in 224 pregnant and 106 non-pregnant Nigerian women was investigated. A variety of yeasts represented by 12 species were isolated. Candida albicans was the most frequently isolated species in both groups, accounting for 63.6% of the isolates from pregnant women and 44.8… CONTINUE READING