Table 4

Multi drug resistance profile of Candida isolates from oral cavity of AIDS patients, northwest Ethiopia, 2008
Candida species Pattern Antifungal agents MDR
Fluconazole Ketoconazole Itraconazole Amphotericin B 5-Fluorocytosine Micafungin
C. albicans (25) S 20 (80) 22 (88) 20 (80) 24 (96) 24 (96) 24 (96) -
SDD 1 (4) - 3 (12) - - - -
R 4 (16) 3 (12) 2 (8) 1 (4) 1 (4) 1 (4) 3 (12)
C. glabrata (25) S 22 (88) 24 (96) 22 (88) 25 (100) 24 (96) 25 (100) -
SDD 1 (4) - 2 (8) - - - -
R 3 (12) 1 (4) 1 (4) - 1 (4) - 2 (8)
C. tropicalis (25) S 23 (92) 24 (96) 22 (88) 25 (100) 24 (96) 25 (100) -
SDD - - 2 (8) - - - -
R 2 (8) 1 (4) 1 (4) - 1 (4) - 2 (8)
C. krusei (10) S 8 (80) 9 (9) 9 (90) 10 (100) 10 (100) 10 (100) -
SDD 1 (10) - 1 (10) - - - -
R 1 (10) 1 (10) - - - - 1 (10)
Other Candida spp* (5) S 4 (80) 4 (80) 4 (80) - - - -
SDD - - 1 (20) - - - -
R 1 (20) 1 (20) - - - - 1 (20)

Keys: S-Susceptible; SDD-Susceptible dose dependent; R-Resistant; MDR-Multi drug resistance; *: Unidentified Candida species.

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