A 41-year-old female asked:
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does a vaginal yeast infection cause bleeding?

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Dr. Alfredo Garcia
55 years experience Pediatrics
Yeast infection: Not usually but possible secondary to scratching because of the itch.
Answered on May 25, 2016

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