A 21-year-old female asked:
Disclaimer

how can you tell the difference between an uti infection and a yeast infection?

1 doctor answer
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience General Practice
Yeast is on the skin: Yeast is on the skin. Uti is in the urine.
Answered on Apr 9, 2014

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month

Related questions:

A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gina Cadena-forney
20 years experience Family Medicine
Discharge n itching: A vaginal yeast infection is frequently associated with a cottage cheese type discharge and itching. A UTI frequently causes burning with urination ... Read More
3
3 thanks
A 47-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Bryan
31 years experience Dermatology
UTI vs Yeast: An easy test to tell the difference is a urinalysis--it can see presence of bacteria or white blood cells in the urine. Both conditions may cause bur ... Read More
1
1 thank
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Marvin Den
44 years experience Internal Medicine
See your doctor: A good exam and urine testing will best answer this.
A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. James Pritsiolas
21 years experience Nephrology and Dialysis
UTI vs. Yeast : With a yeast infection you would have a vaginal discharge (usually white and thick). A urine culture would be able to tell you whether or not you had ... Read More

90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:

Ask doctors free
Personalized answers
Free
Talk to a doctor
Unlimited visits
$10/month