A 34-year-old female asked:
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Could eating a yeast donut before a throat culture cause it to be positive for yeast?

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Dr. Robert Uyeda
44 years experience in General Surgery
No.: Yeast in doughnut is killed when it is cooked. If you have persistent problems, ask your doctor who did the culture for further advice.
Answered on Mar 6, 2014
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