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what type of disease do they call candida vulvitis, and what causes it?

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Dr. Gebrehana Zebro (formerly Woldegiorgis)
31 years experience Internal Medicine
Candida: Is a yeast and infect the mucosa of the mouth , throat a and vulva and vagina . It sometimes invade the blood stream and causes serious infection . In your case the yeast is infecting the outer portion of your vagina . This is a very common and mild infection that can be eliminated by taking a single antifungal pill or couple of days of vaginal pills.
Answered on Sep 29, 2016

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