Yeasts, dangerous?

GS microHero at compuserve.com
Mon Dec 8 02:24:41 EST 1997

Histoplasma can produce fatal infection in humans.
Candida in humans (part of the normal flora) can produce serious
infections (normally in immunocompromised patients or those treated with
antibacterial agents - 4 days of tetracycline is a good way to produce
oral thrush). Don't know whether guinea pigs have yeasts in their normal


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