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Candida auris: A New Emerging Fungal Monster

Omid Raiesi 1 , * , Hajar Shabandoust 2 , Muhammad Getso 1 , Vahid Raissi 1 and Ali Akbar Rezaei 3
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1 Department of Medical Parasitology and Mycology, School of Public Health, Tehran University of Medical Sciences, Tehran, Iran
2 Department of Parasitology and Mycology, School of Medicine, Kerman University of Medical Sciences, Kerman, Iran
3 Department of Pathobiology, Faculty of Veterinary Medicine, Shahid Bahonar University of Kerman, Kerman, Iran
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  • Archives of Clinical Infectious Diseases: 14 (2); e70741
  • Published Online: March 12, 2019
  • Article Type: Review Article
  • Received: April 28, 2018
  • Revised: January 4, 2019
  • Accepted: January 20, 2019
  • DOI: 10.5812/archcid.70741

To Cite: Raiesi O, Shabandoust H, Getso M, Raissi V, Rezaei A A. Candida auris: A New Emerging Fungal Monster, Arch Clin Infect Dis. Online ahead of Print ; 14(2):e70741. doi: 10.5812/archcid.70741.

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1. Context
2. Who Is at Risk?
3. Mode of Transmission <i>Candida auris</i>
4. <i>Candida auris</i> Virulence Factors
5. Clinical Conditions and Mortality
6. Diagnosis of a <i>Candida auris</i> Infection
7. Decolonization
8. Drug Resistance
9. Case Reports
10. Conclusions
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