Candida albicans is a yeast-like, monocellular, budding fungus, which is a member of the Cryptococcaceae family.
It may trigger superficial mycoses of skin and mucous membranes, and life-threatening organ mycoses.
Antifungal drug resistance has been observed.
The main transmission path is direct or indirect contact with contaminated persons or objects.
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