A REVIEW ON CANDIDAEMIA
Dr. Rajashree Panigrahy* and Dr. Nandita Sharma
Infection plays the important role for human morbidity & mortality. Blood stream infections (BSI) refers to the presence of microorganisms in blood, which are a threat to every organ in the body. All four categories of microbes (bacteria, viruses, fungi and parasites) can cause BSI. Bacteria accounts for the majority of BSI followed by fungi. Among fungi Candida is the most common cause.
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