Candidiasis is a fungal infection caused by a fungus called candida. Candida albicans is part of our microflora that commonly reside in or on our bodies. They are found in the GI tract, the mouth, and the vagina. Most of them are harmless and causes no issues, but infection might occur if there is an overgrowth.
There are different type of Candida albicans infections:
Urinary yeast infection
Genital yeast infection