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Glossary for Candida esophagitis

Medical terms related to Candida esophagitis or mentioned in this section include:

  • AIDS: A term given to HIV patients who have a low CD4 count (below 200) which means that they have low levels of a type of immune cell called T-cells. AIDS patients tend to develop opportunistic infections and cancers. Opportunistic infections are infections that would not normally affect a person with a healthy immune system. The HIV virus is a virus that attacks the body's immune system.
  • Abdominal symptoms: Symptoms affecting the abdomen or digestive tract
  • Axillary Swelling: Enlargement, swelling or lump in the axillary (armpit) region.
  • Body symptoms: Symptoms affecting the entire body features.
  • Breath symptoms: Breath-related symptoms including breath odor
  • Breathing symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Candida: Fungal infection often called thrush
  • Candida esophagitis due to immunocompromised patients: Candida esophagitis due to immunocompromised patients refers to an inflammation of the esophagus that is caused by a yeast infection in a person who has a deficiency in the immune system.
  • Diabetes: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Diabetes-like symptoms: Symptoms similar to those of diabetes
  • Digestive symptoms: Any symptoms affecting the digestive tract.
  • Drowsiness: Excessive tiredness or sleepiness
  • Energy symptoms: Symptoms related to levels of energy.
  • Esophagitis: Inflammation of the esophagus
  • Esophagus symptoms: Symptoms affecting the esophagus (digestive throat passage)
  • Face symptoms: Symptoms affecting the face
  • Fatigue: Excessive tiredness or weakness.
  • Fluconazole -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Fluconazole (an antifungal drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • HIV/AIDS: HIV is a sexually transmitted virus and AIDS is the progressive immune failure that HIV causes.
  • Head symptoms: Symptoms affecting the head or brain
  • Infection: Infections as a symptom.
  • Inflammatory symptoms: Symptoms related to inflammation.
  • Intense itching: unpleasant sensation that evokes the desire or reflex to scratch
  • Itraconazole -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Itraconazole (an antifungal drug) during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Leukemia: Cancer of the blood cells, usually white blood cells.
  • Lymphoma: Any neoplastic disorder that occurs in lymphoid tissue
  • Mouth symptoms: Symptoms of the mouth or oral area.
  • Mucus membrane symptoms: Symptoms affecting the mucus membranes.
  • Nystatin -- Teratogenic Agent: There is evidence to indicate that exposure to Nystatin during pregnancy may have a teratogenic effect on the fetus. A teratogen is a substance that can cause birth defects. The likelihood and severity of defects may be affected by the level of exposure and the stage of pregnancy that the exposure occurred at.
  • Respiratory symptoms: Symptoms affecting the breathing systems.
  • Throat symptoms: Symptoms affecting the throat

Conditions listing medical symptoms: Candida esophagitis:

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