Table 1.

Recovery of candida from esophageal tissue of antibiotic-treated mice orally inoculated with C. albicans 315, CAF2, or CAG3 or C. pelliculosa

Candida species or strain No. of mice with esophageal candida/ total no. mice (%) Avg ± SE no. of viable candida/ esophagusa
C. albicans 315 3/8 (38)440 ± 266
C. albicans CAF2 3/8 (38) 17 ± 7  
C. albicans CAG3 2/8 (25) 10 ± 0  
C. pelliculosa0/8 (0) Not applicable
  • a Average for mice with detectable yeast.