Doctor insights on:
A Yeast Infection On Penis
Is raw, irritated skin on inner labia and vaginal opening a sign of a yeast infection or a bacterial infection?
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
Diaper rashes, yeast: Children are prone to yeast infections in the diaper region as a result of illness, recent antibiotic use, frequent diarrhea or chronic moisture under the diaper or underwear. Its usually appears as red itchy bumps, occassionally with fissures, inflammation and tenderness. These rashes frequently resolve with topical antifungal creams, if treated until gone plus three more days. ...Read more
Yes: The agent of a yeast infection requires only a moist area & a bit of skin irritation to begin growing. Yeast cells are in your poo, & the close proximity to the labia make it easy for a small amount to set up an infection. Wiping front to back after a dump & keeping the area dry & clean can decrease the chances it will take hold. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Possible: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more
What else could cause discharge from the penis beside a STD infection yeast infections trichomas infection?
Dry & flaky skin on penis head and shaft after unprotected vaginal sex. Irritation or maybe STI or fungal infection? Suggested treatment if fungal?
Could it happen such that a doctor miss a fungal infection or yeast infection on penis three times?
I have no: Way to know. I don't know if you have the infection or your doctor missed it, or what. Discuss w/your doctor or get a second opinion. ...Read more
Yeast infection: It could if you mean white bumps seen inside the vaginal secretion. ...Read more
Bleeding rash?: Candida usually causes a red, 'heaped up' skin rash with 'satellite' lesions. If there is bleeding associated with this rash, especially involving a baby, it needs to be seen and evaluated to assure that it is not a poly-microbial infection, allergic reaction or combination or the above with chemical irritation from urine. Call your pediatrician for assessment and or examination of the rash. ...Read more
Burning, itching: A yeast infection of the skin of the groin, called tinea cruris, presents as intensely red, itchy, with occasionally in burning pain sensation. If you know someone with these symptoms, have him evaluated by a physician. Hygiene, keeping the area clean and dry, wearing loose, breathable fabrics, and use of prescription topical antifungal medications are necessary to control the infection. ...Read more
- Talk to a doctor online
- Yeast infections penis
- Penis yeast infection symptoms
- Penis yeast infection treatment
- Penis yeast infection cures
- Male penis yeast infection
- Fluconazole for penis yeast infection
- Shaving on penis cause yeast infection
- How do i treat a yeast infection on the penis?
- Yeast infection on penis