Oral candidiasis in patients with diabetes mellitus: a thorough analysis.

It has generally been assumed that oral candidiasis occurs with increased frequency in patients with diabetes mellitus. To evaluate this, we compared the frequency and severity of oral Candida colonization in 60 patients with insulin-dependent diabetes mellitus (IDDM) admitted to a low-intensity-care diabetes unit with those in 57 age- and sex-matched… CONTINUE READING