TABLE 1.

Antifungal susceptibility testing of Candida isolates

Source of C. krusei isolateMICa (μg/ml) of:
FluconazoleVoriconazoleAmphotericin BCaspofunginMicafunginAnidulafungin
Blood320.50.50.25/20.03/0.50.03/0.25
Throat640.50.51/80.06/40.06/4
  • a MICs are shown as follows: fluconazole and voriconazole, MICs at which 80% of growth was inhibited (MIC80); amphotericin B, MIC100, interpreted after 48 h; caspofungin, micafungin, and anidulafungin susceptibilities reported as partial end points (lightface; MIC50), measured in AM3 medium and interpreted after 24 h, and clear end points (boldface; MIC100), measured in RPMI 1640 and interpreted after 48 h (8).