Imunochemická a mikrobiologická in vitro diagnostika kandidových infekcií
Klíčová slova:Candida albicans, kandidóza, in vitro diagnostika
Due to the growing incidence of systemic and superficial candida infections, targeted laboratory diagnostic methods are investigated. The available serologic and microbiological methods are summarized. The pros and cons of relevant serologic methods with respect to their sensitivity to and specificity of candida antigens or anti-candida antibodies are stressed.