TABLE 2.

Antifungal susceptibility of 3,959 isolates of Candida spp. stratified by fluconazole susceptibility

Fluconazole susceptibility categoryaNo. testedAntifungal agentCumulative % inhibited at MIC (μg/ml) of:
0.120.250.51248
S3,479Caspofungin64828893969798
Itraconazole7789969999100100
S-DD323Caspofungin57829095959696
Itraconazole2123377959899
R157Caspofungin47688299999999
Itraconazole052949566270
  • a Fluconazole susceptibility category according to NCCLS M27-A2. S, susceptible (≤8 μg/ml); S-DD, dose-dependently susceptible (16 to 32 μg/ml); R, resistant (≥64 μg/ml).