Table 3

Rectal and pharyngeal samples were collected from health care workers and fungal growth was analyzed.

Species

rectum (n = 20)

pharynx (n = 21)


Candida albicans

11

13

Geotrichum

1

0

Saccharomyces cerevisae

1

0


The table shows the number of health care workers positive for the fungal isolates.

Hautala et al. BMC Infectious Diseases 2007 7:97   doi:10.1186/1471-2334-7-97

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