Candida is a fungal yeast. Candida albicans is the most prominent species of Candida causing opportunistic infections. It is part of the normal flora of mucous membranes. It causes oral thrush, vaginitis, esophagitis, diaper rash, endocarditis, bloodstream infections, endophthalmitis and chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis. Infections related to indwelling intravenous and urinary catheters are also important. Las Vegas physician specialist, Dr. Chanu Dasari is an expert in prompt evaluation and treatments of various forms of Candida.
Candida affects widespread organs in immunocompromised patients.
Common signs and symptoms include:
Schedule an appointment with a Candida Specialist like Dr. Dasari if you have an usual whitening of the tongue, low grade fever, redness or itching in the genital area. Candida affects widespread organ systems. Due to its extensive pathophysiology it is often misdiagnosed. It is important to visit a Candida specialist for an evaluation if you are feeling any of the symptoms above.
Upon a visit to his clinic, Dr. Dasari will review your medical history. This includes your demographics, duration of symptoms, past medical history, and past surgical history. An esteemed physician specialist, Dr. Dasari is able to identify the distinct signs & symptoms of Candida. After physically examining his patients, Dr. Dasari is able to identify the definite cause. To have more clarity on the disease, he may suggest additional tests. These include blood profile, skin tests, culture, sensitivity tests, and some related scans. Most of the serious conditions of advanced candidiasis are preventable at early stages with prompt assessment, early diagnosis, and precise treatment.