TABLE 3.

Resistance rates for antifungals with published interpretive breakpointsa

Species (n)Frequency (%) of resistance to:
AMB5FCFLUITR
C. albicans (733)0358
C. glabrata (458)0.80.2851
C. parapsilosis (391)2.5224
C. tropicalis (307)0.36812
C. krusei (50)2123420
C. lusitaniae (20)0000
C. dubliniensis (18)0000
    Overall0.83618
  • a Resistance is defined as the following MICs (in micrograms per milliliter): AMB, >1; 5FC, ≥32; FLU, ≥64; and ITR, ≥1. n, no. of isolates.