Fungal Infections

  • Author: William G. Powderly, MD (More Info)
  • Editors in Chief: Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD; Joseph J. Eron, Jr., MD
  • Last Reviewed: 7/24/18 (What's New)

Summary

  • In HIV-infected individuals, candidiasis is a clinical sign of immune dysfunction and an indication to start or modify ART
  • Local and systemic antifungal agents are effective against oropharyngeal candidiasis (Table 1)[CDC OI]

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