A 27-year-old female asked:
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Does TB neck lymphadenitis cause infertility? Thick white cheesy vaginal discharge present. Is it sign of TB in genital area?

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Dr. Darrin Cunningham
29 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
More: likely yeast, but you need and exam. That is, if your discharge is like cottage cheese. then Yeast more likely
Answered on Nov 29, 2014

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Not likely: unless the treatment for the Tb is giving you a yeast infection. See your gyn
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Neck lymph node: TB infection or TB treatment drugs should not affect future fertility. Ask your doctor for specific side effects of your TB drugs.

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