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Chronic intestinal candidiasis

MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Disease or Syndrome
Synonym: Candida overgrowth syndrome
HPO: HP:0005411


Persistent overgrowth of Candida albicans in the gastrointestinal tract. [from HPO]

Term Hierarchy

CClinical test,  RResearch test,  OOMIM,  GGeneReviews,  VClinVar  
  • CROGVChronic intestinal candidiasis

Conditions with this feature

Secretory piece deficiency
MedGen UID:
Concept ID:
Disease or Syndrome
Deficiency of secretory IgA (polymers of 2-4 IgA monomers are linked by two additional chains) and is the primary antibody response at the mucosal level, where it forms immune complexes with pathogens and allergens.

Professional guidelines


Bjørklund G, Pivin M, Hangan T, Yurkovskaya O, Pivina L
Autoimmun Rev 2022 Aug;21(8):103135. Epub 2022 Jun 9 doi: 10.1016/j.autrev.2022.103135. PMID: 35690244
Otašević S, Momčilović S, Petrović M, Radulović O, Stojanović NM, Arsić-Arsenijević V
J Mycol Med 2018 Dec;28(4):623-627. Epub 2018 Aug 27 doi: 10.1016/j.mycmed.2018.08.002. PMID: 30166063
Dean RE, Campos MM, Barrett B
Dis Colon Rectum 1976 Oct;19(7):601-4. doi: 10.1007/BF02590975. PMID: 824110

Recent clinical studies


Cater RE 2nd
Med Hypotheses 1995 Jun;44(6):507-15. doi: 10.1016/0306-9877(95)90515-4. PMID: 7476598

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