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Unformatted text preview: candidiasis can be treated with an antifungal liquid, while skin infections are treated with anti-fungal creams or pessaries. The most commonly used antifungal agents include Nystatin, Imidazole and Fluconazole. Occasionally a diagnosis of Candidiasis can prompt further investigations which reveal other conditions. Prognosis Providing underlying causes are diagnosed and managed, candidiasis usually responds well to treatment. Prognosis is usually very good but is largely dependent on the underlying condition. Prevention Candidiasis can be prevented in susceptible populations through education, early symptom recognition and prompt management....
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- Fall '10
- Anthropology, 40%, Candidiasis, nystatin, Imidazole, Oralcandidiasis, 8090%