Nosocomial Cluster of Candida lipolytica Fungemia in Pediatric Patients


 Candida lipolytica has rarely been reported as a human pathogen. An apparent outbreak of Candida lipolytica fungemia (n=5 cases) occurred in a pediatric ward over a 9-week period. The five patients infected were hospitalized in three adjacent rooms and cared for by the same healthcare workers. The index patient had central venous catheter-related fungemia… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s100960050491


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@article{Shin2000NosocomialCO, title={Nosocomial Cluster of Candida lipolytica Fungemia in Pediatric Patients}, author={J. H. Shin and Hyungdon Kook and D. H. Shin and T. Hwang and M Kim and S. Suh and D. W. Ryang}, journal={European Journal of Clinical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases}, year={2000}, volume={19}, pages={344-349} }