TABLE 1.

Distribution of fluconazole MICs tested with the NCCLS macrobroth dilution and E-test methods

Species (no. of strains)TestNo. of strains inhibited at fluconazole concn (mg/liter):No. of noninterpret- able results
<0.250.250.51248163264128≥256
C. glabrata (30)NCCLS271821
E-test17202
C. albicans (21)NCCLS156
E-test1533
C. tropicalis (13)NCCLS15214
E-test14224
C. parapsilosis (12)NCCLS16311
E-test22341
C. krusei (9)NCCLS72
E-test36
S. cerevisiae (2)NCCLS11
E-test11
Cryptococcus neoformans (3)NCCLS111
E-test111
Other Candida. spp. (16)NCCLS333331
E-test22431121