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Candida Test Kit

Although Candida albicans is the main strain that causes problems, some of the other strains are increasing.
13 vials

Candida Test Kit

Ref: 8095



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  • Detailed Description

    Please note this is NOT a home testing kit.

     Although Candida albicans is the main strain that causes problems, some of the other strains are increasing. 13 vials including Candida albicans. For use by Chinese Medicine Practitioners, Chiropractors, Bioresonance practitioners and others with similar training.

    CA 01 Candida Albicans
    A normal constituent of the human flora. Is a commensal of the skin and the gastrointestinal and genitourinary tracts. It is responsible for the majority of Candida bloodstream infections (candidemia).

    CA 02 Candida Dubliniensis
    Most commonly found from in immuno-compromised individuals, such as AIDS, chemotherapy, or organ transplant patients.

    CA 03 Candida Glabrata / Torulopsis glabrata
    Was considered a relatively nonpathogenic part of the human flora, but now problems from it on increase particularly among immuno-compromised individuals.

    CA 04 Candida Guillermondi
    Sometimes found on human skin; found in infections of the skin in immuno-compromised individuals.

    CA 05 Candida Krusei
    On the increase. Most common in hospital environment. Used in the manufacture of chocolate.

    CA 06 Candida Lusitaniae
    Affects people with other major health problems, e.g. bone marrow transplants and chemotherapy.

    CA 07 Candida Parapsilosis
    Part of the normal flora of mucous membranes of the mouth, gut and vagina. One of the fungi most frequently isolated from the human hands. A significant cause of sepsis and of wound and tissue infections in immuno-compromised patients.

    CA 08 Candida Pseudotropicalis / Candida Kefyr
    A rare cause of candidiasis. Usually associated with superficial cutaneous manifestations rather than systemic disease. It has been isolated from nails and lungs.

    CA 09 Candida Rhodotorula
    Has been found on the skin between the toes.

    CA 10 Candida Rugosa
    Possibly on increase.

    CA 11 Candida Sitophila
    Uncommon infection in humans. Has been found at the sites of conjunctivitis and peritonitis.

    CA 12 Candida Stellatoida
    Sometimes found in the human vaginal tract with or without symptoms of vaginitis.

    CA 13 Candida Tropicalis
    Part of the normal human flora.When flora unbalanced, can get excessive gas, constipation, diarrhoea, indigestion, abdominal pain, and a variety of sudden and intense food sensitivities or allergies.


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