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esophageal candidiasis

Wednesday 14 June 2017

esophageal candidal infection; Candida esophagitis ; Candida oesophagitis ; monilial esophagitis

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- https://twitter.com/natzpat/status/1230608958223601665

Synopsis

- Parakeratosis with neutrophils may indicate that Candida is present.
- Candida can colonize ulcers of any aetiology.
- Invasive budding yeasts and pseudohyphae
- Opportunistic or in immunosupressed
- Don’t forget to look for more than one bug
-EGD: White pseudomembranes/plaques

See also

- esophagitis