|Abstract||Aims: This guidance covers the management of patients with Candida infection of the skin and nail folds (paronychia) with or without nail involvement. It does not cover the management of systemic candidiasis, nappy rash, tinea, erythrasma, bacterial skin infections or candidal balanitis. The guideline provides background information and addresses management issues: general measures, cutaneous candidiasis, candida paronychia and candida nail infection.|
Intended audience: GPs, healthcare professionals, pharmacists.
Publication history information: Originally published August 1999. Last revised December 2002.
Access: Available to the general public.