Management of congenital cutaneous candidiasis in a healthy term baby: A case report.
SAGE Open Med Case Rep. 2019;7:2050313X19876707
Authors: Colantonio S, Hedin E, Li HO, Gavigan G
The management of congenital cutaneous candidiasis in a healthy term neonate of normal birth weight is unclear. Often, healthy term neonates undergo extensive evaluation followed by systemic treatment, which may not be clinically warranted. Here, we present a case of a healthy term neonate with congenital cutaneous candidiasis, whose work-up was minimally invasive and was successfully treated with one oral dose of antifungals and topical antifungals, as well as a review of the literature.
PMID: 31588361 [PubMed]