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Atlas Interpretation:
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NILM: Fungal organisms, consistent with Candida spp.

Cytomorphologic Criteria:
Pseudohyphae formed by elongated budding yeast showing constrictions along their length. There is also spearing of epithelial cells and an inflammatory background.

Explanatory Notes:
Pseudohyphae should be distinguished from mucus strands.

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