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Can A Yeast Infection Cause An Extremely Itchy Anus
After vacation from india I got a yeast infection and now broke out in hives all over my body they are big red and itchy have had them for 3 days?
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
Yes: The anal area can become infected as well. ...Read more
I had yeast infection. Took monistat. It went away but my perineum is stil itchy and blistered is this normal? My anus is a little itchy too. What to do?
Allergy? Herpes?: A blstering rash in this part of the body always raises the possibility of genital herpes, and herpes sometimes is initially misdiagnosed as yeast. Or it's just severe yeast that needs more or different treatment. Or maybe you an allergic reaction to the monistat cream. Don't take chances: see your doctor for professional evaluation. Good luck! ...Read more
I'm majorly itchy in my entire private area (urethra to anus). I've been treating an anal fissure & don't know if its from that or a yeast infection?
Can be both: If you have had any raw skin in these areas for more than 3 days, yeast can cling to and trigger a rash or itching. Poo is naturally in your poo and can take the opportunity of irritated or raw skin from any reason to set up new living quarters. Twice a day anti-fungal cream may help. ...Read more
I got treated for a yeast infection and it also spread to my thighs about a week ago, and I am still extremely itchy around my vagina?
Retreat: You may need to be retreated or treated with something more potent if the fungus is spreading to your legs. Consider seeing your doctor again to confirm the diagnosis and discus treatment options. You could also do a virtual visit on healthtap with a doctor in your state right now. ...Read more
Yeast? Herpes?: These are typical symptoms of a worse than average yeast infection. Also consider genital herpes if there are any open sores or blisters, or if pain/swelling in groin, or if any fever, headache, etc. Also yeast doesn't usually cause fluid discharge, but initial herpes often does. See a doctor ASAP -- don't try to treat yourself for yeast. Effective Rx depends on starting very soon. Good luck! ...Read more
Is it possible to get a yeast infection if you've had a vagina one, and may have touched your eyes without thinking to wash hands after applying medication? I can't decide if severe random allergies or eye infection. No puss. Just red and extremely itchy.
Can a yeast infection cause redness on interior of vagina walls? Was cottage cheese discharge now milky discharge. Itchy but no odor. Possibly yi?
Can yeast infection cause spotting? There is no itchiness or burning? Or is it not a Y.I? All I have is watery discharge with small "clumps" no smell
Tough to say: Any discharge is best to be examined. A simple test on the discharge can diagnose your condition once and for all, and get you the best treatment if needed. Best wishes. ...Read more
I have itchy and frequent urination. Had UTI a month ago. Test again and its negative. Will yeast infection cause frequent urination?
Yes: Yes, any cause of irritation of the urethra can cause the sense of needing to urinate. ...Read more
I have itchy and frequent urinate for a week. Now I have sharp pain in left lower back. Does yeast infection cause the pain or sth else?
Is it safe to use micronazole 7 cream for a yeast infection if you have and iud? Also still taking antibiotic that caused it... Very itchy and swollen
Yes you can: If no improvement in few days, see your doctor, best wishes ...Read more
Is itchy anus and ear skin peeling off after a viral infection something to worry about? Which viral infction is likely to cause these kind of symptms?
Well: I doubt this is related to viral syndrome. Those two things could be separate disorders it's best to get rechecked and have these areas examined. ...Read more
Hard to say: Candida and pinworms both can cause itchy anus (Pruitis Ani), but there are a number of other infections and dermatologic conditions that may be responsible. There is no way to tell from such limited information if all your symptoms are related to one disease (probably not.) You need to see a physician for an examination or consider an online consultation at Health Tap ...Read more
Had yeast infection 3 wks ago, discharge is still slightly green and has a strong odor but is not foul. Itchy every so often. Could it still be Y.I?
BV? STD?: Yeast infections usually cause only a little discharge, or none; yeast discharge usually is white, not colored; and yeast discharges don't have strong odor. So this is something else. Bacterial vaginosis (an overgrown of bacteria) is possible, but so are STDs like trichomonas, gonorrhea, or chlamydia. See a doctor very soon for testing and treatment. Good luck! ...Read more
IHave green discharge that is chunky but doesn't smell and I'm not itchy. Could it still be a yeast infection?
Doubt yeast. STD?: Any unexplained vaginal discharge should be professionally evaluated. Vaginal yeast infection usually causes mostly itching with little discharge, usually white and clumped. Discharge that is colored (yellow, tan, green, brown, etc) or that stains underwear suggests infection. If you are sexually active, STDs like chlamydia, gonorrhea, and trichomonas are possible. See a doctor or clinic ASAP. ...Read more
I've been on monostat 3 for a yeast infection it's still itchy so I switched to BV and it's still itchy?
I have a yeast infection (candidiasis) on my private part and its really painful and itchy. What should I do?
My vagina feels irritaded dry and itchy I was treated for yeast infection two weeks ago could I still have it?
You could: Be seen and examined, and your doctor can determine if you need to be retreated, or if you have another condition. ...Read more
I've been having abnormal white discharge for 2mos now, but I don't feel any burning/itchiness, is it yeast infection?
Could be?: Yeast doesn't have to cause itching and burning. It is usually curdish (like cottage cheese). It would also depend on whether you are pregnant? Usually a white discharge without foul odor or burning, stinging or other symptoms doesn't necessarily mean anything. A "physiologic" discharge may be ocurring. It can be due to medications, "the pill" or other contraceptives. If in doubt, check it out. ...Read more
I'm not sure if I have a yeast infection, but my clitoral area is very itchy. What's the best method that will work the fastest?
Go to the pharmacy: You can buy over the counter monistat 3 days. Should work. If its not better in 3 days see a doctor. ...Read more
How can I tell if I have a yeast infection ir allergic reaction. I haven't had any discharge and this is day 3 of the itchiness?
Have a thick white discharge. It's not itchy. It has no odor. Could this be a yeast infection? What could it be? Should I be worried?
Yes: YEs. You can try over the counter Vaginal antifungals ...Read more