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Are Swollen Groin Glands Normal With A Vaginal Yeast Infection
Possible: It depends on the severity and location of the infection. ...Read more
Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more
A case had white thick vaginal discharges with itching and pain. She developed many small lumps in the inner vulva. Does it yeast infection?
Itchy labia majora is it yeast infection? Or does itching in yeast infection only occur around vaginal opening &I have white chuncky vaginal disharge
Itchy genital region, swollen labia, thick white discharge (picture in file) is it a yeast infection? Tested for STDs last month and nothing.
I have pain , sorenessin vulval region with inguinal lymph node mild enlarged and painful.Whitnesh of vulvsl skin are observed .No discharge?
Yeast infection, itchy, sore and discharge with mild smell and also have pea size lumps on groin that is sore to touch?
Have thick white discharge in vagina and milky white in vulva area. No itching, odor, or burning. Could it be a yeast infection?
I have swollen lymph nodes in my neck and possibly in groin, tonsils are swollen, and a BV like infection.. could this be an STD?
Many possibilities : See your doctor for exam. You need to start here ...Read more
Is raw, irritated skin on inner labia and vaginal opening a sign of a yeast infection or a bacterial infection?
Itchy and burning vaginal opening and now sensitive clit. Could this be a yeast infection, uti, and/or bv?
Yeast? STD?: These symptoms are most typical for yeast. UTI unlikely unless you also have urinary urgency and painful urination. BV usually causes odor and sometime discharge, but no itching or irritation. Chlamydia, gonorrhea or herpes could cause these symptoms as well. Don't just guess or self treat. See a doctor or clinic soon for proper diagnosis and treatment. Good luck! ...Read more
Is it normal for me to have a vaginal yeast infection? How long it will recover? I never had a sex partner and I am 23..
Yes: But it is best to get treated with medication, whether oral or vaginal to make sure the infection goes away completely. ...Read more
Home remedies: Natural approaches to yeast infections: 1. Wear underwear that is cotton vice synthetic 2. Avoid wearing underpants when you go to bed at night. 3. Don’t wear tight fitting panties & pantyhose. 4. Use natural tampon/ feminine pads (avoid those which are scented). 5. Avoid douches as well as use of harsh, drying soap on genitalia. 6. Rinse genitalia very well after soaping up. ...Read more
Yes, however: There are many effective standard treatments avaialable. Eat yogurt w live cultures or kefir. Some place yogurt w live cultures in the vagina for prevention ; treatment of yeast (some say it helps but there is no clear research to back claims currently). Discuss use of vitamin e (topical, oral or vaginal) garlic or tea tree oil w your dr before trying. Over- the- counter medicines for yeast. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Topical antifungals: Uncomplicated vulvovaginal candidiasis will usually respond to short courses of intra vaginal nystatin, miconazole, clotrimazole, butoconazole, terconazole or tioconazole most of which are available over the counter. Tablets, suppositories, ointments and creams all appear equally effective. Failure to respond to self treatment should trigger a visit to your doctor. ...Read more
Tell your Doctor: Your health care providers need to know that you are getting yeast infections after antibiotics, specifically the PCN, so they can give you a prescription for a medication that can prevent it from happenning again.Some patients benefit from using OTC monistat at the end of treatment with antibiotics or when they start having first signs of discomfort. However, some will need prescription med. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Yeast: Vaginal yeast infections are caused by a fungus called candida. Some tx options include vaginal cream, ointment or suppository for sev. Days (7 to 14 days sometimes). Otc meds include Monistat (miconzole), vagistat-1 (tioconazole), femstat (buoconazole), Gyne-Lotrimin or mycelex( clotrimazole). Otc meds don’t work ? See your dr. S/he may order diflucan (fluconazole). ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
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