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Table 4 Fungal species on colonization

From: Oral nystatin prophylaxis to prevent systemic fungal infection in very low birth weight preterm infants: a randomized controlled trial

  Nystatin group
(n = 14)
Control group
(n = 27)
p-value
Single species, n (%) 11 (78.6) 17 (62.9) 0.481c
Candida albicans 7 9  
Candida non albicansa 2 7  
Malassezia, spp 2 1  
Multiple species, n (%)b 3 (21.4) 10 (37.0)  
  1. aC. parapsilosis/glabrata/tropicalis
  2. bC. albicans with C. parapsilosis/glabrata/tropicalis/kefyr or Malassezia spp.
  3. cCalculated as comparison between single and multiple species