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Table 2 Prevalence (95 % confidence interval) of 10 identified yeast species

From: Prevalence and in vitro antifungal susceptibility of commensal yeasts in the external ear canal of cats

Identified yeast genus Number of cats Prevalence
(%; 95 % confidence interval)
Negative culture Positive culture
Malassezia pachydermatis 26 27 50.94 (36.84–64.94)
Malassezia nana 44 9 16.98 (8.07–29.80)
Malassezia cuniculi 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)
Malassezia furfur 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)
Candida ciferrii 48 5 9.42 (3.13–20.66)
Aureobasidium melanogenum 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)
Cystobasidium calyptogenae 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)
Moesziomyces aphidis 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)
Rhodotorula mucilaginosa 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)
Sympodiomycopsis sp. 52 1 1.89 (0.05–10.07)