Fungemia by Candida pelliculosa (Pichia anomala) in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Possible Clonal Origin.

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Fungemia by Candida pelliculosa (Pichia anomala) in a Neonatal Intensive Care Unit: A Possible Clonal Origin.

Mycopathologia. 2013 Feb;175(1-2):175-9

Authors: da Silva CM, de Carvalho Parahym AM, Leão MP, de Oliveira NT, de Jesus Machado Amorim R, Neves RP

Abstract
Neonatal candidemia can occur, however, infections caused by Candida pelliculosa are rare. Here, we describe an outbreak of candidemia caused by C. pelliculosa among babies hospitalized in a neonatal intensive care unit.

PMID: 23232762 [PubMed - in process]