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Gonzales, LA
A 20-year-old female asked:

I've been having yellow discharge and itching. could this be a yeast infection? the doctor said i have thick discharge from when he did a pelvic exam

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Ziad Akl
Dr. Ziad Aklanswered
Infectious Disease 32 years experience
Probably not: Yeast infection usually causes white discharge. Yellow discharge is caused by stds and sometimes bacterial vaginosis. You need to get checked by a gyn.
Dr. James Ellis
60 years experience
Maybe. PC dis c&s?: Your PC probably did a culture. There are several possible causes, and exam and culture should give the answer.

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