Definition of candidiasis in English:


Line breaks: can¦did|ia¦sis
Pronunciation: /ˌkandɪˈdʌɪəsɪs


[mass noun]
Infection with candida, especially as causing oral or vaginal thrush.
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  • Fungal infections such as candidiasis and aspergillosis are more commonly found in BMT recipients than PBSCT recipients because BMT patients have longer periods of neutropenia.
  • The differential diagnosis of erythrasma includes psoriasis, dermatophytosis, candidiasis, and intertrigo.
  • Subsequently, he was diagnosed as having hepatitis B, oral candidiasis, central nervous system toxoplasmosis, and perirectal herpes simplex virus.

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