Meaning of candidiasis in English:


Pronunciation /ˌkandɪˈdʌɪəsɪs/


mass noun
  • Infection with candida, especially as causing oral or vaginal thrush.

    ‘Fungal infections such as candidiasis and aspergillosis are more commonly found in BMT recipients than PBSCT recipients because BMT patients have longer periods of neutropenia.’
    • ‘The differential diagnosis of erythrasma includes psoriasis, dermatophytosis, candidiasis, and intertrigo.’
    • ‘Subsequently, he was diagnosed as having hepatitis B, oral candidiasis, central nervous system toxoplasmosis, and perirectal herpes simplex virus.’
    • ‘Your doctor can prescribe other medications to treat vaginal candidiasis or prevent recurrent infections.’
    • ‘The commonest lesions are candidiasis and herpes viral infections, but others include ulcers, periodontal disease, and malignant neoplasms.’
    • ‘Common infectious forms of vaginitis include bacterial vaginosis, vulvovaginal candidiasis, and trichomoniasis.’
    • ‘The white buccal lesions of oral lichen planus may necessitate biopsy to exclude leukoplakia, candidiasis, and secondary syphilis.’
    • ‘An overgrowth of the common fungus Candida, found on everyone's body, leads to the fungal infection candidiasis.’
    • ‘The majority presented with fever, severe weight loss, diarrhoea, oral candidiasis etc.’
    • ‘Side effects of doxycycline include gastrointestinal upset, esophagitis, and vaginal candidiasis.’
    • ‘Signs of immunocompromise may include cachexia or oral candidiasis.’
    • ‘Although irritant dermatitis, candidiasis, or secondary bacterial infections may produce superficial erosion and plaques of the perineal skin, they do not cause ulceration.’
    • ‘Since undecylenic acid acts systemically, oral administration can inhibit or even prevent oral candidiasis, or thrush.’
    • ‘Bacterial vaginosis, trichomoniasis, and candidiasis are the most common diseases associated with vaginal discharge.’
    • ‘Among the most common infections are genital warts, chlamydia, candidiasis and non-specific urethritis.’
    • ‘At 8 months of age, Elisabeth developed temporary milk intolerance and oral candidiasis.’
    • ‘Truly representative data on the epidemiology of vulvovaginal candidiasis are hard to come by.’
    • ‘Treatment for persistent or recurrent candidiasis or trichomoniasis was repeated.’
    • ‘Given the proper conditions, the yeast increase in number and cause a new clinical episode of vulvovaginal candidiasis.’
    • ‘Adults or adolescents who have a history of documented esophageal candidiasis, particularly multiple episodes, should be considered candidates for chronic suppressive therapy.’