Please note, before ordering this kit: Due to a change in production and distribution (a COVID related matter). Current stock has only numbers on the labels, which matches the list below. However full descriptive sticky labels (vial code, vial number and most importantly, vial name - all as per below) are supplied with the kit should the purchaser wish to stick them on. (This effects only some kits is interim).
Candida Test Kit
Although Candida albicans is the main strain that causes problems, some of the other strains are increasing. 13 vials including Candida albicans. For use by Chinese Medicine Practitioners, Chiropractors, Bioresonance practitioners and others with similar training.
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CA 01 Candida Albicans
A normal constituent of the human flora. Is a commensal of the skin and the gastrointestinal and genitourinary tracts. It is responsible for the majority of Candida bloodstream infections (candidemia).
CA 02 Candida Dubliniensis
Most commonly found from in immuno-compromised individuals, such as AIDS, chemotherapy, or organ transplant patients.
CA 03 Candida Glabrata / Torulopsis glabrata
Was considered a relatively nonpathogenic part of the human flora, but now problems from it on increase particularly among immuno-compromised individuals.
CA 04 Candida Guillermondi
Sometimes found on human skin; found in infections of the skin in immuno-compromised individuals.
CA 05 Candida Krusei
On the increase. Most common in hospital environment. Used in the manufacture of chocolate.
CA 06 Candida Lusitaniae
Affects people with other major health problems, e.g. bone marrow transplants and chemotherapy.
CA 07 Candida Parapsilosis
Part of the normal flora of mucous membranes of the mouth, gut and vagina. One of the fungi most frequently isolated from the human hands. A significant cause of sepsis and of wound and tissue infections in immuno-compromised patients.
CA 08 Candida Pseudotropicalis / Candida Kefyr
A rare cause of candidiasis. Usually associated with superficial cutaneous manifestations rather than systemic disease. It has been isolated from nails and lungs.
CA 09 Candida Rhodotorula
Has been found on the skin between the toes.
CA 10 Candida Rugosa
Possibly on increase.
CA 11 Candida Sitophila
Uncommon infection in humans. Has been found at the sites of conjunctivitis and peritonitis.
CA 12 Candida Stellatoida
Sometimes found in the human vaginal tract with or without symptoms of vaginitis.
CA 13 Candida Tropicalis
Part of the normal human flora.When flora unbalanced, can get excessive gas, constipation, diarrhoea, indigestion, abdominal pain, and a variety of sudden and intense food sensitivities or allergies.