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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Oral thrush: condition affecting mouth/ throat caused by infection with fungus called Candida.

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A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Danny Proffitt
42 years experience in Family Medicine
Anyone can: Thrush is present in young babies to the very oldest adults. This is a yeast infection of the lining of the oral cavity. It can happen for no appare ... Read More
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bac Nguyen
22 years experience in Family Medicine
It can happen : Thrush is a fungal infection and can happen at any age. In infancy, it is common and often of no consequences. In adult, usually there is a cause: med ... Read More
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A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Julia Sundel
17 years experience in Pediatrics
Nystatin: Make an appt with doctor. It is easy to treat.
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A 29-year-old member asked:
Dr. Barbara A Majeroni
Specializes in Family Medicine
Candida: Candida is a type of yeast. When it infects the mouth, it causes thrush.
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A member asked:
Dr. Ashu Syal
Dr. Ashu Syal answered
29 years experience in Pediatric Nephrology and Dialysis
Thrush: Anti fungals ( Nystatin oral suspension and diflucan) are helpful! throw away all toothbrushes ( or in case of a baby --- all bottle nipples and pacif ... Read More
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A member asked:
Dr. Sharon Gilliland
35 years experience in Pediatrics
Yeast infection: Thrush is caused by yeast. Yeast are everywhere. In young infants, who have less "normal flora" than older children (normal flora refers to the norm ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tiffanie Noonan
19 years experience in Pediatrics
Nystatin suspension: Contact your physician for an exam to verify diagnosis, assess severity, and then determine proper treatment course. Nystatin suspension is a common ... Read More
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 49-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bernard Seif
39 years experience in Clinical Psychology
Thrush is a: yeast infection. This results from a bacterial imbalance in the gut. One way this happen is when someone takes an antibiotic. Please see your doc w ... Read More

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