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Table 2 IgG antibodies and microbiological surveillance of patients with candidemia and Candida colonization

From: Diagnostic value of immunoglobulin G antibodies against Candida enolase and fructose-bisphosphate aldolase for candidemia

  Anti-Eno Anti-Fba1
Microorganism Candidemia Candidacolonization Candidemia Candidacolonization
  n No. (%) positive n No. (%) positive n No. (%) positive n No. (%) positive
C. albicans 25 21 (84.0) 37 1 (2.7) 25 23 (92.0) 37 2 (5.4)
C. tropicalis 20 9 (45.0) 7 1 (14.3) 20 16 (80.0) 7 2 (28.6)
C. parapsilosis 21 18 (85.7) 1 0 (0) 21 19 (90.5) 1 0 (0)
C. glabrata 10 7 (70.0) 3 2 (66.7) 10 8 (80.0) 3 1 (33.3)
C.guilliermondii 5 3 (60.0) 5 5 (100.0)
Candida spp. 20 15 (75.0) 2 1 (50.0) 20 17 (85.0) 2 0 (0)
Total 101 73 (72.3)a 50 5 (10.0) 101 88 (87.1)b 50 5 (10.0)
  1. X 2 a =51.94, P < 0.01; X 2 b =84.1, P < 0.01, when compared with the control (patients with candida colonization).