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Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
Fungus in the mouth: The layman term is yeast-infection or thrush. It is a fungal infection (candida albicans) which is quite common infants and can be easily treated by m ... Read More
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Wallen
34 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Oral candidiasis is not contagious.
A 43-year-old male asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Coughing: No.
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A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. William Banks Hinshaw
42 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Great difference: Oral candidiasis does produce clinging white plaque in the oropharyngeal cavity, but the white areas of leukoplakia are premalignant or malignant and ... Read More
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A 48-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Ein
47 years experience in Infectious Disease
No: Candida sp. The causative organisms in thrush are normal oral flora. Thrush occurs when the normal balance is disturbed by taking antibiotics and all ... Read More
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jennifer Haley
22 years experience in Dermatology
Possibly: May increase your risk for developing squamous cell carcinoma from being chronically inflamed. May also be seen more commonly in patients with hepati ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. R Lee Hinson
37 years experience in Dentistry
Yes it can: It might not cure totally, but yes it can. Be sure and let your physician or dentist follow your progress in controlling oral thrush with this medicat ... Read More
A 57-year-old male asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Not reliable see MD!: Oral or elsewhere makes no difference. All syphilis is very dangerous and the only recommended treatment is penicillin by injection; no oral Rx is rel ... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes : It is an antifungal although not often used for this. Over the counter creams will work too.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hasan Noubani
35 years experience in Pediatric Cardiology
No : Oral thrush is mostly secondary to a candida infection . This is not con tagious.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Medication for 10-14: Days.While healthy children and adults can be effectively treated for thrush, the symptoms may be more severe and difficult to manage in those with we ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Mel Goldberg
45 years experience in Pediatrics
Yes: Yes, but that is not a one-time cure----daily Diflucan (fluconazole) is needed for 14-21 days.
A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Louis Gallia
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Rarely: Lichen planus, an autoimmune disease, may lead to oral cancer in rare cases. If you notice a change in the pattern or your lesions, or worsening of sy ... Read More
A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Peter Karsant
38 years experience in Dentistry
Thrush/LP: Thrush is easily treated so see your md or your dentist. Lp has no treatment/cure we treat the symptoms only so see your md.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me help you.: Because the exact cause of an overgrowth of Candida Albicans in the mouth not known, the mode of transmission of oral thrush is also unknown. It is ad ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joseph Bouvier
24 years experience in Pediatrics
See below: If you actually have oral thrush and you have not been on steroids (oral of inhaled), are not under chemotherapy then you have a problem with your imm ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Yes: This fungal infection can be transmitted from one region to another.
A 5-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
24 years experience in Pediatrics
Not normally: Thrush is typically an uncomfortable but not dangerous condition in otherwise healthy people.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. SCOTT HARWOOD
44 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
It can be: Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic inflammatory skin condition caused by the malfunctioning of the sebaceous glands. Amongst other things it can be li ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Colton Bradshaw
Specializes in Pediatrics
Potentially.: Thrush is an infection of the oral cavity caused by yeast (candida). Most individuals with a healthy immune system have good resistance to yeast infec ... Read More
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Larry Lutwick
48 years experience in Infectious Disease
Fluconazole : Which is the generic name for diflucan, (fluconazole) is very useful in the treatment of oral candidiasis (thrush).
A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
Sometimes: Nystatin is one of several antifungal drugs that have been used to treat oral thrush. The effectiveness of drug therapy varies from patient to patien ... Read More
A 24-year-old male asked:
Dr. Daniel Quon
41 years experience in Oral and Maxillofacial Surgery
May appear like it: Yeast infections or candidiasis, also referred to as thrush can certainly appear like hairy leukoplakia. Your dentist or health care provider can per ... Read More
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