Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal

Known as: Vulvovaginal Candidiases, candidiasis vagina vulva, Vaginal Candidiasis 
Infection of the vulva and vagina with a fungus of the genus CANDIDA. It is a disease associated with HIV infection.
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2016
Review
2016
Recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (RVVC) is a common cause of significant morbidity in women in all strata of society affecting… (More)
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Mucocutaneous fungal infections are typically found in patients who have no known immune defects. We describe a family in which… (More)
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
Candida albicans is the most common oral fungal pathogen of humans, but the mechanisms by which C. albicans invades and persists… (More)
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2004
Highly Cited
2004
Acute and recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC) remains a significant problem in women of childbearing age. While clinical… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Vaginal concentrations of mannose-binding lectin (MBL) and possession of a polymorphism in codon 54 of the MBL gene were… (More)
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
OBJECTIVE The purpose of this study was to determine the prevalence of vaginal colonization by Candida with the use of a rapid… (More)
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Review
1998
Review
1998
Although it is the second most common vaginal infection in North America, vulvovaginal candidiasis is a non-notifiable disease… (More)
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1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE To correlate symptoms, signs, and risk factors with positive wet mounts or cultures for Candida albicans and to develop… (More)
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Review
1988
Review
1988
In contrast to women with infrequent episodes of candidal vaginitis, women with chronic and recurrent candidal vaginitis do not… (More)
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Review
1985
Review
1985
Millions of women worldwide continue to suffer from vulvovaginal candidiasis, which is second only to anaerobic bacterial… (More)
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