TABLE 1.

Isolates of Candida spp. tested by participant and reference laboratories in the ARTEMIS Global Antifungal Surveillance Program

OrganismNo. (%) of positive isolates
C. albicans1,630 (55.6)
C. glabrata402 (13.7)
C. parapsilosis399 (13.6)
C. tropicalis325 (11.1)
C. krusei85 (2.9)
C. guilliermondii33 (1.1)
C. lusitaniae27 (0.9)
C. pelliculosaa12 (0.4)
Candida spp.b21 (0.7)
Total2,934 (100)
  • a Anamorph of Pichia anomala.

  • b Includes C. kefyr (n = 9), C. rugosa (n = 5), C. zeylanoides (n = 2), C. lipolytica (n = 2), C. dubliniensis (n = 2), and C. famata (n = 1).