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Table 1 Demographic and clinical characteristics of 34 patients with vulvovaginal candidiasis caused by C. africana

From: Multilocus sequence typing analysis of Candida africana from vulvovaginal candidiasis

Characteristics n (%)
Mean age (years old) 31.15 ± 7.58
Duration (months) 33.97 ± 127.27
Antibiotics (in prior 6 weeks, oral or vaginal) 2(5.9%)
Antifungal on or recent (prior 6 weeks) 4(11.8)
Symptoms and signs
 Pruritis 32(94.2)
 Soreness 13(38.3)
 Discharge 30(5.9)
 Erythema 26(76.5)
Therapy outcome
 7–14 days follow up(Negative) 33(97.1)
 30–35 days fillow up(Negative) 31(91.2)