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Table 3 Characteristics associated with identification of specific fungal species; all values represent N

From: Risk factors and outcome in patients with primary sclerosing cholangitis with persistent biliary candidiasis

  C. albicans C. glabrata C. kruzei C. tropicalis C. spherica
Patients 25 3 2* 1 1
Candida only 4 0 1* 1 0
Additional bacteria in bile 21 3 1 0 1
Dominant stenosis 20 2 2 1 1
Dominant stenosis at first diagnosis 5 0 0 0 0
Cholangiocarcinoma 5 0 1* 0 1
Anti-fungal treatment 7 1 0 0 0
Clearance of candidiasis 3 1 0 0 0
  1. *In one patient C. kruzei and C. tropicalis were concomitantly detected. In another patient C. kruzei and C. spherica were concomitantly detected.