Skip to main content

Table 3 Serial change of serum (1,3)-β-D-glucan along with anti-fungal treatment

From: The diagnostic value of (1,3)-β-D-glucan alone or combined with traditional inflammatory markers in neonatal invasive candidiasis

Patient Week Culture result BDG level (pg/ml) Antifungal Outcome
1 0* C. albicans 1000 Fluconazole survived
1   954.6   
2 0* C. parapsilosis 10 Fluconazole survived
1   78.17   
2   70.95   
3   71.27   
3 0* C. albicans 789.5 Fluconazole survived
1   684.7   
2   419.2   
3   274   
4 0* C. glabrata 21.7 Fluconazole survived
1   10   
5 0* C. albicans 191 Fluconazole survived
1   292.5   
2   126.3   
6 0* C. albicans 726.3 Fluconazole survived
1   876.8   
2   900.2   
3   893.2   
4   889.5   
5   900.3   
6   400.4   
7 0* C. parapsilosis 1000 Fluconazole survived
1   10   
8 0* C. albicans 10 Fluconazole survived
1   174.7   
2   111.5   
9 0* C. albicans 1000 Fluconazole survived
1   401.7   
2   280.9   
3   380.1   
4   161.1   
5   89.1   
10 0* C. parapsilosis 1000 Fluconazole survived
1   378.2   
2   100.2   
11 0* C. parapsilosis 1000 Fluconazole survived
1   1000   
2   1000   
  1. * represents the week when the blood culture was positive