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candida and trichomonas

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Dr. Karen Dantin
37 years experience Family Medicine
Depends: Check with your doc. Papa can detect many things but doc has to request them.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
57 years experience Allergy and Immunology
Contact allergy?: It is unusual to have a drug reaction confined to the vaginal area. There are other potential causes including allergy to latex condom and semen. See ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Probably not yeast: Presumably you mean brown vaginal discharge, not anal. Clindamycin could trigger a vaginal yeast infection, but yeast usually causes only a little whi ... Read More
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A 35-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jose Abreu
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Yeast is one thing and trichomonas is another. A person could have both infections at the same time thogh.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
58 years experience Pediatrics
Medicstion: Yes you can take your meds during your leriod
A female asked:
Dr. John Rhoades
48 years experience Family Medicine
Below: The symptoms are similar from both types of vaginal infections. However, if you cont to have symptoms, you should contact your DR as they have the lab ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
53 years experience Infectious Disease
Different tests: Most yeast infections can be diagnosed by exam, without any lab test at all. Trich requires its own lab test.
A male asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
33 years experience Pediatrics
Details matter: It means a lab technician looked at a sample (likely from a vagina) and did not see yeast cells (many yeast cells would mean vaginal thrush), did not ... Read More
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A female asked:
Dr. Laura McMullen
21 years experience Pediatrics
Good : Good news! yeast infections are not treated with Metronidazole gel - trichomonas is, so you were already treated for trichomonas. There is a chance ... Read More
A 21-year-old member asked:
Dr. Shabbir Hossain
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Type of yeast: Candida is the scientific name for a group of yeasts. There are sub types like albicans, glabrata and more. Yeasts are a type of fungus. So in other w ... Read More
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