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Vulvovaginal candidiasis

MedGen UID:
195979
Concept ID:
C0700345
Disease or Syndrome
Synonyms: Candidiasis, Vulvovaginal; Moniliasis, Vulvovaginal; Vulvovaginal Candidiasis; Vulvovaginal Moniliasis
SNOMED CT: Candidal vulvovaginitis (72605008); Monilial vulvovaginitis (72605008); Vulvovaginal thrush (72605008)
 
Monarch Initiative: MONDO:0006014

Definition

Infection of the vulva and vagina with a fungus of the genus CANDIDA. It is a disease associated with HIV infection. [from NCI]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVVulvovaginal candidiasis

Professional guidelines

PubMed

Nyirjesy P, Brookhart C, Lazenby G, Schwebke J, Sobel JD
Clin Infect Dis 2022 Apr 13;74(Suppl_2):S162-S168. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab1057. PMID: 35416967
Cooke G, Watson C, Deckx L, Pirotta M, Smith J, van Driel ML
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2022 Jan 10;1(1):CD009151. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009151.pub2. PMID: 35005777Free PMC Article
Paladine HL, Desai UA
Am Fam Physician 2018 Mar 1;97(5):321-329. PMID: 29671516

Recent clinical studies

Etiology

Sun Z, Ge X, Qiu B, Xiang Z, Jiang C, Wu J, Li Y
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2023;13:1123026. Epub 2023 Feb 3 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2023.1123026. PMID: 36816582Free PMC Article
Shroff S
Med Clin North Am 2023 Mar;107(2):299-315. Epub 2022 Dec 26 doi: 10.1016/j.mcna.2022.10.009. PMID: 36759099
Paladine HL, Desai UA
Am Fam Physician 2018 Mar 1;97(5):321-329. PMID: 29671516
Gonçalves B, Ferreira C, Alves CT, Henriques M, Azeredo J, Silva S
Crit Rev Microbiol 2016 Nov;42(6):905-27. Epub 2015 Dec 21 doi: 10.3109/1040841X.2015.1091805. PMID: 26690853
Sobel JD
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2016 Jan;214(1):15-21. Epub 2015 Jul 9 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.06.067. PMID: 26164695

Diagnosis

Shroff S
Med Clin North Am 2023 Mar;107(2):299-315. Epub 2022 Dec 26 doi: 10.1016/j.mcna.2022.10.009. PMID: 36759099
Nyirjesy P, Brookhart C, Lazenby G, Schwebke J, Sobel JD
Clin Infect Dis 2022 Apr 13;74(Suppl_2):S162-S168. doi: 10.1093/cid/ciab1057. PMID: 35416967
Cooke G, Watson C, Deckx L, Pirotta M, Smith J, van Driel ML
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2022 Jan 10;1(1):CD009151. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009151.pub2. PMID: 35005777Free PMC Article
Paladine HL, Desai UA
Am Fam Physician 2018 Mar 1;97(5):321-329. PMID: 29671516
Sobel JD
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2016 Jan;214(1):15-21. Epub 2015 Jul 9 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.06.067. PMID: 26164695

Therapy

Sun Z, Ge X, Qiu B, Xiang Z, Jiang C, Wu J, Li Y
Front Cell Infect Microbiol 2023;13:1123026. Epub 2023 Feb 3 doi: 10.3389/fcimb.2023.1123026. PMID: 36816582Free PMC Article
Mizgier M, Jarzabek-Bielecka G, Mruczyk K, Kedzia W
Ginekol Pol 2020;91(7):412-416. doi: 10.5603/GP.2020.0070. PMID: 32779162
Paladine HL, Desai UA
Am Fam Physician 2018 Mar 1;97(5):321-329. PMID: 29671516
Sobel JD
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2016 Jan;214(1):15-21. Epub 2015 Jul 9 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2015.06.067. PMID: 26164695
Martin Lopez JE
BMJ Clin Evid 2015 Mar 16;2015 PMID: 25775428Free PMC Article

Prognosis

Hoy SM
Drugs 2022 Jun;82(9):1017-1023. doi: 10.1007/s40265-022-01734-y. PMID: 35713845
Yano J, Sobel JD, Nyirjesy P, Sobel R, Williams VL, Yu Q, Noverr MC, Fidel PL Jr
BMC Womens Health 2019 Mar 29;19(1):48. doi: 10.1186/s12905-019-0748-8. PMID: 30925872Free PMC Article
Denning DW, Kneale M, Sobel JD, Rautemaa-Richardson R
Lancet Infect Dis 2018 Nov;18(11):e339-e347. Epub 2018 Aug 2 doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30103-8. PMID: 30078662
Blostein F, Levin-Sparenberg E, Wagner J, Foxman B
Ann Epidemiol 2017 Sep;27(9):575-582.e3. Epub 2017 Aug 15 doi: 10.1016/j.annepidem.2017.08.010. PMID: 28927765
van Schalkwyk J, Yudin MH; INFECTIOUS DISEASE COMMITTEE
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2015 Mar;37(3):266-274. doi: 10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30316-9. PMID: 26001874

Clinical prediction guides

Manolea MM, Istrate-Ofiţeru AM, Săndulescu MS, Camen IV, Piciu IA, Dijmărescu AL, Vrabie SC, Neamţu SD, Obleagă CV, Siminel MA
Rom J Morphol Embryol 2022 Jul-Sep;63(3):511-520. doi: 10.47162/RJME.63.3.05. PMID: 36588489Free PMC Article
Martens MG, Maximos B, Degenhardt T, Person K, Curelop S, Ghannoum M, Flynt A, Brand SR
Am J Obstet Gynecol 2022 Dec;227(6):880.e1-880.e11. Epub 2022 Jul 19 doi: 10.1016/j.ajog.2022.07.023. PMID: 35863457
Denning DW, Kneale M, Sobel JD, Rautemaa-Richardson R
Lancet Infect Dis 2018 Nov;18(11):e339-e347. Epub 2018 Aug 2 doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30103-8. PMID: 30078662
van Schalkwyk J, Yudin MH; INFECTIOUS DISEASE COMMITTEE
J Obstet Gynaecol Can 2015 Mar;37(3):266-274. doi: 10.1016/S1701-2163(15)30316-9. PMID: 26001874
Spence D
BMJ Clin Evid 2010 Jan 5;2010 PMID: 21718579Free PMC Article

Recent systematic reviews

Cooke G, Watson C, Deckx L, Pirotta M, Smith J, van Driel ML
Cochrane Database Syst Rev 2022 Jan 10;1(1):CD009151. doi: 10.1002/14651858.CD009151.pub2. PMID: 35005777Free PMC Article
van de Wijgert J, Verwijs MC
BJOG 2020 Jan;127(2):287-299. Epub 2019 Aug 8 doi: 10.1111/1471-0528.15870. PMID: 31299136
Denning DW, Kneale M, Sobel JD, Rautemaa-Richardson R
Lancet Infect Dis 2018 Nov;18(11):e339-e347. Epub 2018 Aug 2 doi: 10.1016/S1473-3099(18)30103-8. PMID: 30078662
Martin Lopez JE
BMJ Clin Evid 2015 Mar 16;2015 PMID: 25775428Free PMC Article
Spence D
BMJ Clin Evid 2010 Jan 5;2010 PMID: 21718579Free PMC Article

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