African Journal of
Microbiology Research

  • Abbreviation: Afr. J. Microbiol. Res.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN: 1996-0808
  • DOI: 10.5897/AJMR
  • Start Year: 2007
  • Published Articles: 5182

Full Length Research Paper

Evaluation of semi-nested polymerase chain reaction (PCR) and mannan antigen detection compared to blood culture for diagnosis of candidemia

Nashwa M. Al-Kasaby
  • Nashwa M. Al-Kasaby
  • Medical Microbiology and Immunology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Egypt.
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Nermein Abou El Kheir
  • Nermein Abou El Kheir
  • Clinical Pathology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Egypt.
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Mohammed Mefreh
  • Mohammed Mefreh
  • Clinical Pathology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Egypt.
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Maysaa El Sayed Zaki
  • Maysaa El Sayed Zaki
  • Clinical Pathology Department, Faculty of Medicine, Mansoura University, Egypt.
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  •  Received: 04 June 2017
  •  Accepted: 04 July 2017
  •  Published: 14 July 2017

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