TABLE 3.

Frequency of isolation and fluconazole resistance of BSI isolates of C. glabrata by patient age group

Patient age group (yrs)Total no. of Candida BSI isolates (%a)No. of C. glabrata isolates tested (% of total)% of C. glabrata isolates resistant to fluconazole
<121 (0.8)1 (5)0
1-9103 (4.1)4 (4)25
10-1970 (2.8)6 (9)33
20-29128 (5.0)25 (20)28
30-39184 (7.3)32 (17)22
40-49372 (14.7)80 (22)23
50-59483 (19.0)146 (30)14
60-69481 (18.9)141 (29)9
70-79449 (17.7)128 (29)8
>80245 (9.7)79 (32)5
All ages2,536 (100)642 (25)14
  • a % of total BSI isolates.