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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Chiu
Dr. John Chiu answered
56 years experience in Allergy and Immunology
Not related: Yeast infection does not usually lead to sepsis until you are severely immune-compromised. Whether you have lyme disease or not has no bearing on thi ... Read More
A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Could be yeast: A virgin can develop yeast infection of the vagina . See this site for information on this topic. http://women.webmd.com/tc/vaginal-yeast-infections- ... Read More
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A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Berger
40 years experience in Dermatology
Yes: As well as itch.
A 30-year-old member asked:
Dr. Patricia Roy
39 years experience in Family Medicine
ABSOLUTELY NOT: Yeast is only one cause of vaginal infections, but it is common. Others are caused by bacteria, like gonorrhea and chlamydia, and bacterial vaginosis. ... Read More
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A 56-year-old member asked:
Dr. Morris Westfried
45 years experience in Dermatology
Overgrowth of yeast: Occurs after antibiotics, or associated with diabetes. Treatable with over the counter products such as gyn lotrimin or micatin (miconazole).
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A 48-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No but : Yeast can cause vaginal dryness but not the other way around.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: TB does not cause yeast infections
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Thomas Namey
47 years experience in Rheumatology
Not likely.: That would assume your partner had oral candida. This would be rare. Some women simply have more problems with vaginal yeast infection, probably bec ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ahmad M Hadied
48 years experience in Orthopedic Surgery
Let me try to help: Yeast caused by yeast infection; herpes is virus. Sometimes yeast infection happens as complication to herpes.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Recurrent vaginal yeast infections do not cause vaginal cysts.
A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience in Pediatrics
Yeast infection: No, it treats it.
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience in Internal Medicine
No: These types of infections should not. See your gyn.
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience in Psychiatry
Yes: Yeast infections are not considered a sexually transmitted disease. But partners do the potential to infect each other.
A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stephen Sudler
39 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No, Thrush is oral: A vaginal yeast infection and thrush are caused by the same same fungus, candida, but thrush is oral (only the mouth), and the former only affects the ... Read More
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A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience in Infectious Disease
Vaginal candida: This vaginal moisturizer will not cause yeast infection, but by altering the acidity and other features of the normal vaginal tissues it may potential ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
No, but be careful: Yeast doesn't cause PID. However, the symptoms of yeast infection and STDs that can lead to PID often are similar. Therefore, it is very possible ... Read More
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A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Anatoly Belilovsky
34 years experience in Pediatrics
Any antibiotic...: ...Can contribute toward a yeast infection by removing competing bacteria.
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Robert Kwok
32 years experience in Pediatrics
No: Candida yeast infections are rather common and generally do not cause serious medical conditions in normal men and women, so such infections would not ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Joel Gallant
35 years experience in Infectious Disease
Bacterial vaginosis: Not usually. A fishy order is usually caused by bacterial vaginosis.
A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Munshower
29 years experience in Family Medicine
Not usual: Soaps should not give a person a yeast infection. Diabetes or essentially a sugary environment (such as that seen with Diabetes and sugar in the urin ... Read More
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A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Derrick Lonsdale
72 years experience in Preventive Medicine
No: You need a physician locally.
A 30-year-old male asked:
Dr. William Boelter
47 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Not usually: Unless other bacteria are involved.
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