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How long does it take a yeast infection to show up

A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
Pathology 44 years experience
History is key: Without a sore or a typical herpes lesion, I wouldn't even believe a positive blood test as evidence that you're clinically ill with herpes II. The la... Read More

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Trushar Dungarani
Internal Medicine 12 years experience
Depends: It depends on the severity and treatment you are getting. Also if this is a recurrent issue, it may be more challenging.
A 22-year-old member asked:
Dr. Tanya Russo
Pediatrics 25 years experience
2-3 days: Most yeast infections will begin to resolve (improve) about 2-3 days after treatment has been started. They can be recurrent, especially if medicati... Read More
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Vulvovaginitis: It usually happens quickly within a week. You may want to try Terazole 7 for 7 nights for a resistant yeast infection or see your dr for a culture wit... Read More
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
With antifungal meds: A yeast infection usually resolves in one to two weeks with appropriate treatment. It may take longer for those who are immunocompromised.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 37 years experience
Yogert is not a cure: Yogurt does not cure a yeast infection. You will need to use an over the counter medication like Monistat or get a prescription from your doctor. If i... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
It depends: It depends on what one day drug was given, the severity of the infection, and whether or not this is a recurrent problem or not. One drug therapy does... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Leander Po
Infectious Disease 18 years experience
Veryquickly: A clinical diagnosis of a yeast infection can be made by physical exam. If the clinic is equipped, a diagnosis can be made on the same visit by micros... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Fluconazole Rx.: Fluconazole is given for the systemic treatment of yeast infections which means it travels through the blood stream to the infected area (e.g. the vag... Read More
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Adrian Baudy IV
Nephrology and Dialysis 12 years experience
Not Really: It is very unlikely for candidal vulovaginitis to progress to sepsis. In fact i couldn't find any case studies in the quick pubmed study that i did.
A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
Internal Medicine 59 years experience
Normally a: week to ten days is necessary before having sex again HOWEVER IT IS VERY POSSIBLE THAT YOUR PARTNER WAS INFECTED! Speak with your Provider about a p... Read More

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