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Can a yeast infection cause penile cancer

A 23-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
Pediatrics 33 years experience
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
Dr. Lester Thompson
Pathology 33 years experience
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
Pediatrics 33 years experience
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
Dr. Lester Thompson
Pathology 33 years experience
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
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 49 years experience
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
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Dhaval Shah
Internal Medicine 14 years experience
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.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Donald Alves
Emergency Medicine 24 years experience
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
General Practice 28 years experience
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
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
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
Family Medicine 44 years experience
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
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Male yeast: Male yeast infections usually don't present with bumps.
A 22-year-old male asked:
Dr. Holly Maes
Pediatrics 36 years experience
Yes indeed: Any reason for irritation of the skin can lead to post-inflammatory hyperpigmentation of your skin. This can take months to settle down and in extreme... Read More