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A 45-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me what has caused my thrush?

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Dr. Oscar Novick
Pediatrics 59 years experience
Thrush: Thrush is formed by a fungus and develops in a warm moist environment such as the vagina
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A 40-year-old member asked:

Can you tell me more about thrush?

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Dr. Faryal Ghaffar
Pediatrics 31 years experience
Thrush: Thrush is caused by yeast infection. It is common in infants up to first 3 months of age due to colonization while birthing. It may also occur if mother has nipple infection from yeast and is breast feeding. Other risk factors include antibiotic use, anti-inflammatory drugs, steroids, other immunosuppressive medications and immunosuppressed conditions.
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A 20-year-old member asked:

What causes thrush?

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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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