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Fungal Infection of the Esophagus Evaluation
- A white coating on the surface of the throat (thrush)
The diagnosis of candidal esophagitis must be confirmed by testing.
Tests that may be used to evaluate candidal esophagitis include:
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PubMed Fungal Infection of the Esophagus References
- Forrest G. Gastrointestinal infections in immunocompromised hosts. Curr Opin Gastroenterol. 2004 Jan;20(1):16-21. 
- Mulhall BP, Wong RK. Infectious Esophagitis. Curr Treat Options Gastroenterol. 2003 Feb;6(1):55-70. 
- Underwood JA, Williams JW, Keate RF. Clinical findings and risk factors for Candida esophagitis in outpatients. Dis Esophagus. 2003;16(2):66-9.