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How do you define candidiasis?
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Dr. Cindy Juster
Pediatrics
5 doctors agree
In brief: A fungal infection.
Candidiasis is an infection with one of the yeast-like fungi in the genus candida, usually candida albicans.
Candida fungi are very common and are the most common cause of fungal infections in humans.

In brief: A fungal infection.
Candidiasis is an infection with one of the yeast-like fungi in the genus candida, usually candida albicans.
Candida fungi are very common and are the most common cause of fungal infections in humans.
Dr. Cindy Juster
Dr. Cindy Juster
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Dr. Carolyn Thompson
Obstetrics & Gynecology
1 doctor agrees
In brief: Yeast infection
From a gynecology standpoint, candidiasis refers to a vaginal yeast infection.
It is usually treated with an antifungal, either taken by mouth or in cream or suppository form (used in the vagina).

In brief: Yeast infection
From a gynecology standpoint, candidiasis refers to a vaginal yeast infection.
It is usually treated with an antifungal, either taken by mouth or in cream or suppository form (used in the vagina).
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
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