Medical Term: Candidiasis defined

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What is Candidiasis?


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Term Definition: Infection with a fungus of the genus CANDIDA. It is usually a superficial infection of the moist areas of the body and is generally caused by CANDIDA ALBICANS. (Dorland, 27th ed)


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