CANDIDA TEST KIT
13 Vials $47
CA 01 Candida Albicans
A normal constituent of the human flora. Is a commensal of the skin and the gastrointestinal and genitourinary tracts. It is responsible for the majority of Candida bloodstream infections (candidemia).

CA 02 Candida Dubliniensis
Most commonly found from in immuno-compromised individuals, such as AIDS, chemotherapy, or organ transplant patients.

CA 03 Candida Glabrata / Torulopsis glabrata
Was considered a relatively nonpathogenic part of the human flora, but now problems from it on increase particularly among immuno-compromised individuals.

CA 04 Candida Guillermondi
Sometimes found on human skin; found in infections of the skin in immuno-compromised individuals.

CA 05 Candida Krusei
On the increase. Most common in hospital environment. Used in the manufacture of chocolate.

CA 06 Candida Lusitaniae
Affects people with other major health problems, e.g. bone marrow transplants and chemotherapy.

CA 07 Candida Parapsilosis
Part of the normal flora of mucous membranes of the mouth, gut and vagina. One of the fungi most frequently isolated from the human hands. A significant cause of sepsis and of wound and tissue infections in immuno-compromised patients.

CA 08 Candida Pseudotropicalis / Candida Kefyr
A rare cause of candidiasis. Usually associated with superficial cutaneous manifestations rather than systemic disease. It has been isolated from nails and lungs.

CA 09 Candida Rhodotorula
Has been found on the skin between the toes.

CA 10 Candida Rugosa
Possibly on increase.

CA 11 Candida Sitophila
Uncommon infection in humans. Has been found at the sites of conjunctivitis and peritonitis.

CA 12 Candida Stellatoida
Sometimes found in the human vaginal tract with or without symptoms of vaginitis.

CA 13 Candida Tropicalis
Part of the normal human flora.When flora unbalanced, can get excessive gas, constipation, diarrhoea, indigestion, abdominal pain, and a variety of sudden and intense food sensitivities or allergies.