TABLE 1.

Yeasts recovered from TUG and blood cultures

SpeciesNo. of isolates recovered from:
TUG specimensaBlood culturesb
CACIMASABMYC
C. albicans 7164605524
C. glabrata 2522231620
C. parapsilosis 1298910
C. tropicalis 107778
C. guillermondii 11111
C. krusei 00006
C. pelliculosa 11110
C. dubliniensis 11110
Rhodotorula sp.10110
Total1221051039169
  • a A total of 11 mixed cultures were identified on CAC and not on other media.

  • b All blood cultures grew on both CAC and SDA.