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Prevalence of Candida in Diarrhoeal Stools

@inproceedings{Gurleen2016PrevalenceOC,
  title={Prevalence of Candida in Diarrhoeal Stools},
  author={Kaur Gurleen and R. Savio},
  year={2016}
}
  • Kaur Gurleen, R. Savio
  • Published 2016
  • Context: Candida species inhabit the gut as normal flora and can assume a pathogenic role when host defenses falter. Aims: To determine the percentage isolation of Candida in diarrhoeal stools, to speciate them and to identify the presence of predisposing factors leading to their proliferation in the gut. Methods and Material: Microscopic and cultural evaluation of Candida in faeces of patients with diarrhoea. Statistical analysis used: Pearson Chi-Square: P values Results: Candida species were… CONTINUE READING
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