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i was curious how they test men for yeast infections. is it just a urine test or what?

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Dr. Andrew Poleszak
35 years experience Internal Medicine
Different ways: Most likely by symptoms and response to treatment. Urine testing is rare.
Answered on Apr 7, 2013

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No: No, it won't.

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