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A 20-year-old female asked:

I have off and on symptoms of a yeast infection. should i still visit my ob/gyn?

2 doctor answers3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Antoanella Calame
Pathology 20 years experience
Yes: You should continue to see a doctor if you are still having symptoms so that they can give you something to help you can get rid of the yeast infection.
Dr. Creighton Likes
Reproductive Endocrinology and Infertility 19 years experience
Probably: If the over the counter yeast remedies aren't working, seeing your gynecologist would be wise. They would also be able to confirm that it's actually a yeast infection and not something else.

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