Table 1.

Species distribution of Candida blood stream isolates, SENTRY Program, January through December 1997

Species% of isolates by geographic area (no. of isolates tested)
United States (203)Canada (61)South America (42)All (306)
C. albicans56.252.540.553.3
C. glabrata18.711.52.415.0
C. parapsilosis8.922.938.115.7
C. tropicalis6.98.211.97.8
C. krusei2.51.62.0
C. guilliermondii0.52.40.7
Candidaspp.6.43.34.75.8