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The authors say the finding is concerning and emphasize the role of repeat susceptibility tests.
Resistant bacteria and fungi cause more than 2.8 million infections and 35,000 deaths a year in the United States, a new report says.
The proportion of candidemia in patients with injection drug use more than doubled.
To control the deadly fungus, scientists have to better understand how it spreads.
Though success has been shown in only 2 patients, recruitment of more patients is under way.
Fluconazole during early pregnancy was linked to a more than double risk of miscarriage.
Temperature probes increased the risk of infection nearly 7 times.
The test can yield results in less than an hour, compared with 24 to 48 hours for conventional tests.
With resistance emerging to a limited set of treatment options, new drugs for invasive fungal infections are desperately needed.
About a quarter of the 200 colonized patients had clinical illness, including 27 with bloodstream infections.
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