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Candidiasis

When the Yeast Goes Everywhere

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Updated August 11, 2010

Candidiasis caused by the fungus Candida sp.
Image courtesy CDC
This infant shows a candida infection of the skin. Candida is a type of yeast, so this is a yeast infection that is spreading.

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