Candidiasis - oral; Oral thrush; Fungal infection - mouth; Candide - oral
Thrush is caused by forms of a fungus called Candida. A small amount of this fungus lives in your mouth most of the time. It is usually kept in check by your immune system and other types of germs that also normally live in your mouth.
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