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Mycotic vaginitis caused by slow growth fungi.

Authors
Type
Published Article
Journal
Roumanian archives of microbiology and immunology
Publication Date
Volume
57
Issue
1
Pages
59–66
Identifiers
PMID: 9745336
Source
Medline
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Abstract

The bacteriological and mycological investigations performed in a female diabetic patient, aged 72, with genital secretion and local discomfort revealed slowly growing fungi, identified as Saccharamyces heterogenicus in the cervix uteri secretion. The cultures performed on Sabouraud medium were positive after 48 hrs incubation in liquid medium and after 4 days in solid medium. The strain was sensitive to: Clotrimazole, Diflucan, Nizoral, Nystatin.

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