The Candida Panel measures levels of various antibodies to Candida, such as IgG, IgA and IgM . Additionally makes a measurement of the Candida Antigen level in the blood. Candida panel assesses for elevated IgG antibodies to candida, which may suggest either a recent or current fungal infection.
A few examples of fungal infections include: vaginal yeast infections, ‘jock itch’, ringworm, skin infections, nail infections etc. Chronic exposure to candida can lead to symptoms such as foggy memory, fatigue, depression, headaches, and chronic yeast infections.