Mixed fungemia: incidence, risk factors, and mortality in a general hospital.

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BACKGROUND Fungemia has been historically considered to be a disease caused by a single Candida species; the detection of >1 species of yeast in circulating blood was distinctly uncommon using traditional microbiological procedures. We describe episodes of mixed fungemia (MF), detected between 1985 and 2006, in a large teaching hospital. METHODS The study… (More)

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@article{Jensen2007MixedFI, title={Mixed fungemia: incidence, risk factors, and mortality in a general hospital.}, author={Julia Jensen and Patricia Mu{\~n}oz and Jesus Guinea and Marta Rodr{\'i}guez-Cr{\'e}ixems and Teresa Pel{\'a}ez and Emilio Bouza}, journal={Clinical infectious diseases : an official publication of the Infectious Diseases Society of America}, year={2007}, volume={44 12}, pages={e109-14} }