Candidiasis is a fungal infection due to any type of Candida a type of yeast. More than 20 types of Candida can cause infection with Candida albicans being the most common. Efforts to prevent infections of the mouth include the use of chlorhexidine mouth wash in those with poor immune function and washing out the mouth following the use of inhaled steroids. Signs and symptoms of candidiasis vary depending on the area affected.
Vaginal moniliasis and its treatment.
NICKERSON'S MEDIUM IN THE DIAGNOSIS OF VAGINAL MONILIASIS. - Abstract - Europe PMC
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Candidiasis, also called thrush or moniliasis, is a yeast infection. Candida albicans is an organism that normally makes a quiet home for itself on your skin and doesn't bother anyone. We all carry this organism on our skin, in our mouth, in our gastrointestinal tract gut , and, in the case of women, in the vagina. Occasionally the yeast multiplies uncontrollably, causing pain and inflammation.
Candidiasis is an infection caused by a yeast a type of fungus called Candida. Candida normally lives inside the body in places such as the mouth, throat, gut, and vagina and on skin without causing any problems. Sometimes Candida can multiply and cause an infection if the environment inside the vagina changes in a way that encourages its growth. Although most vaginal candidiasis is mild, some women can develop severe infections involving redness, swelling, and cracks in the wall of the vagina.