Cutaneous Candidiasis Learning Center
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Cutaneous candidiasis is infection of the skin with candida fungus.
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- History and Physical Exam
- Potassium Hydroxide (KOH) Skin Test
- Fungal Blood Culture
- Antifungal therapy
- Maintain Good Personal Hygiene
Candida fungal skin infection is most common in armpits, the groin, and between digits. The infection causes rashes and other skin symptoms.
Excess growth of the candida fungus on the skin and mucous membranes can result in an infection called candidiasis. It results in red or...