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can a yeast infection cause penile cancer

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No, not related: Penile cancer is not very common, but a bad thing to have because the treatment might include cutting off part of the penis. A person should see a doc ... Read More
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Dr. Lester Thompson
32 years experience Pathology
Not really: A fungal (yeast) infection of the penis if left alone for a long period (years), may be associated with hyperplasia, which along with additional facto ... Read More

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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience Pediatrics
No, not related: The typical vaginal yeast infections are fairly common, and over-the-counter medications are available. Yeast infections do not cause vaginal cancer. ... Read More
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Dr. Lester Thompson
32 years experience Pathology
Not really: A fungal (yeast) infection of the vagina if left alone for a long period (years), may be associated with hyperplasia, which along with additional fact ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience Pathology
Need to examine: It is not feasible to provide a meaningful opinion without additional history, physical examination and may be some tests. It is unlikely to be remnan ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Yes but: yes if the male is symptomatic The problem is in male most of yeast infection could be asymptomatic so they will be a carrier
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dhaval Shah
13 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeast infection: Yes....This yeast infection of penis is called balanitis which cause red spots and treatment is topical cream and tablets if not respond to cream.
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A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
23 years experience Emergency Medicine
No & Yes: Yeast infection can cause skin irritation and redness. It does not usually change semen--that would more likely be a second infection (often occur in ... Read More
A 21-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Staph: No. But it promotes staph infections since most staph now are resistant to neosporin and this product should be thrown away and never used again.
A 24-year-old member asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Genital ulcer?: Genital yeast infections are uncommon in men. An open sore of the penis (a "cut"?) is not likely due to yeast. The most common cause by far is genital ... Read More
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Joseph Jeu
43 years experience Family Medicine
Yes : Yes it is possible to pass a yeast infection from partner to partner. This could have been prevented by using a condom. Please remember to practice s ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Male yeast: Male yeast infections usually don't present with bumps.

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