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No signs of yeast but I have vaginal soreness, itching and small spots of blood from the clitorous. Doesn't really burn. What does this mean?

No signs of yeast but I have vaginal soreness, itching and small spots of blood from the clitorous. Doesn't really burn. What does this mean?

Probably yeast: The most common cause of your symptoms at your age is yeast infection under the clitoral hood. Use topical fluconazole or nystatin cream under the clitoral hood. If still having blood, see a doctor. ...Read more

Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable of fermenting ...Read more


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Is it normal for bottom to be sore with a vaginal yeast infection?

Is it normal for bottom to be sore with a vaginal yeast infection?

Yes: Yes, yeast can irritate the skin around the vulva and anus as well as in the vagina. Treating that skin area with over the counter Hydrocortisone cream as well as antifungal cream can help. ...Read more

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Been treated for uti, yeast infection, n on amoxcillian for tootache all within three weeks what's causing soreness n dirt when I wipe vaginal imprego?

Been treated for uti, yeast infection, n on amoxcillian for tootache all within three weeks what's causing soreness n dirt when I wipe vaginal imprego?

Antifungals: The yeast infection is common while on antibiotics.
For simple yeast infections, your doctor will usually prescribe the following treatment (s):

a one- to three-day regimen of an antifungal cream, ointment, tablet, or suppository. Common antifungal medications used are Gynazle, Lotrimin, Monistat, and Terazol (terconazole). These medications can be in prescription or over-the-counter form.
a single dose of oral medication such as Diflucan. ...Read more

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Could a vaginal yeast infection cause canker sores and sore nipples?

Could a vaginal yeast infection cause canker sores and sore nipples?

No: Canker sores do not come from yeast infections. Neither does a vaginal yeast infection cause sore nipples. ...Read more

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Can a vaginal yeast infection be related to canker sores and getting sore nipples?

General inbalance: There is no direct corelation between the yeast infection and canker sores. The occurrance of canker sores can be triggered by many factors like stress, medications, lower resistance fighting infection, etc. There are oral yeast infections that result in mouth sores or burning tongue. Treat the vaginal infection and let the canker sores resolve themselves. Unsure of the soreness of nipples. ...Read more

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Hello. I would to get your opinion about a yeast infection. About a couple of months ago my vaginal area (vagina and vulva?) became very itchy and sore. I thought I was reacting to scented soap so I gradually stopped using it. The itch would go away but I

Could be yeast: Your symptoms could be from a yeast infection, but you really shouldn't be try to guess at it. Better to see a doctor. If that's just not practical, you could try an over-the-counter yeast treatments. Look for active ingredient ending in -azole (clotrimazole, miconazole, etc). Don't spend extra; the cheapest is just as good as others. But for sure get care if still no better in a few days. ...Read more

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I have a vaginal discharge that looks like yeast but with some green in it. Haven't been sexually active in a year. And I have a sore throat. Help?

I have a vaginal discharge that looks like yeast but with some green in it. Haven't been sexually active in a year. And I have a sore throat. Help?

Need evaluation: You need to see doctor for vaginal culture to find out whatbkind of infection for proper medicaton. As far as sore throat, you also need culture as well. ...Read more

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My vagina is sore and red and raw. It was itchy but now feels more irritated. I have no sores or bumps at all. Could it be a yeast infection?

My vagina is sore and red and raw. It was itchy but now feels more irritated. I have no sores or bumps at all. Could it be a yeast infection?

Sounds like it!: Get some over the counter anti-yeast meds like Monistat and try it. If it doesn't clear up, get a check up with your obgyn to be sure.

Good luck. ...Read more

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Swollen and sore vagina after sex. A couple weeks ago I noticed my vagina was sore and itchy, figuring it was a yeast infection, I bought the suppositories and external relief cream. I finished taking the suppositories after I ran out of what was given (3

Swollen and sore vagina after sex. A couple weeks ago I noticed my vagina was sore and itchy, figuring it was a yeast infection, I bought the suppositories and external relief cream. I finished taking the suppositories after I ran out of what was given (3

If: If your symptoms are still present please see your doctor for an evaluation. Often times when a woman thinks she has a yeast infection, it could actually be a bacterial infection. If your symptoms have resolved then maybe it was a yeast infection and has cleared. Lastly, the best time to resume sex is after you complete the appropriate treatment.
Take care. ...Read more

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Itchy (not anymore)vagina, burn when peeing after sex, sore, started new bc pill. Assumed yeast infection. No access to doc, okay to try monistat to treat?

Itchy (not anymore)vagina, burn when peeing after sex, sore, started new bc pill. Assumed yeast infection. No access to doc, okay to try monistat to treat?

YouCanButIfNoBeter: You may try monistat if you have no access to any docror. But if does not get better you will have to find a doctor or clinic for it to be checked ...Read more

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I believe I have a vaginal cut but the symptoms mimic a yeast infection how can I be sure?

I believe I have a vaginal cut but the symptoms mimic a yeast infection how can I be sure?

Exam: This is the type of problem that requires visualization to diagnose. A pelvic exam and possible culture for yeast would help you. Vaginal cuts can usually be seen on examination. ...Read more

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Help? Does yeast infecions cause vaginal area to rip easy? Small cut below vaginal opening

Help? Does yeast infecions cause vaginal area to rip easy? Small cut below vaginal opening

Skin Damage: No. To have a skin tear in an otherwise young and healthy person is really unusual. Something is wrong or the trauma was severe. As a physician this makes me worried you were abused or had a severe trauma that should be discussed to make sure you are truly safe in your life. ...Read more

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There is an open cut or sore on my perineum that hurts when I use the restroom. I recently had a yeast infection. Could this still be that?

There is an open cut or sore on my perineum that hurts when I use the restroom. I recently had a yeast infection. Could this still be that?

Possible: It is possible but this also could be herpes. See your GYN or PCP as soon as possible for a diagnosis and treatment. Hope you feel better soon ...Read more

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Weather has been hot. Vaginal dryness w/ cuts (from dryness?) no yeast, I take probiotics daily. Regular discharge. Tiny tears. What's the reason?

Sounds like yeast: This sounds typical for vulvovaginal candidiasis, i.e. a vaginal yeast infection. Why do you believe "no yeast"? Whatever the cause, this isn't something you're likely to work out on your own or by online research. See a doctor. Best wishes. ...Read more

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I have a vaginal yeast infection and I scratched now I have cuts is there anything I can use to heal the cuts that doesn't burn? Like neosporin?

I have a vaginal yeast infection and I scratched now I have cuts is there anything I can use to heal the cuts that doesn't burn? Like neosporin?

Yeast fissures: Yeast itself can result in superficial fissures ("cuts"), which can start with trauma from scratching. But the problem is the yeast itself, not an infection that would respond to neosporin or any other cream. Just continue your yeast treatment; they will heal quickly. But ask your doctor or clinic about alternate treatment if all yeast symptoms aren't clearing up after 5-6 days. ...Read more

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What is superimposed vaginal yeast? And how do you cure it?

What is superimposed vaginal yeast? And how do you cure it?

Second infection...: Likely, you are referring to a seocndary infection that occurs after treatment has been initated for an infection such as a urinarybtract infection. The treatment usually involves antibiotics that disrupt the normal balance of bacteria in your vagina, causing a change in the ph of the environment that allows yeast to grow. A dose of Fluconazole should do the trick (drug is by prescription only). ...Read more

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What are yeast infection and scratched vaginal symptoms?

Itching vs discomfor: Yeast infections are often itching and/or burning, whereas a vaginal "scratch" often my be uncomfortable, even painful. The scratch can become inflamed or infected with redness, warmth, swelling, etc. And should be evaluated by a health care provider. ...Read more

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Can you just buy some vaginal medications to treat a yeast infection?

Can you just buy some vaginal medications to treat a yeast infection?

Check dx & then Rx: If it is the first time you have had symptoms, recommend me over- the – counter medicines for yeast infections include: micon 7, monistat, vagistat, (tioconazole) gynazole, femcare, gyne-lotrimin& mycelex. Dical eval to ensure diagnosis is accurate. 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. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: wet mount of vaginal discharge positive for yeast?

Yeast are seen.: When a woman has symptoms suggestive of a vaginal infection, her physician will take some of the vaginal secretions and look at it under the microscope. Yeast look like strings with little balls attached and are best seen when potassium hydroxide is added to the secretions. ...Read more

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What do you recommend for vaginal yeast when the anti-fungal medicine was not effective enough?

Yeast infection: If anti-fungal cream is not working, we usually resort to the oral tablets. Fluconazole 150 mg. Just one dose. Can repeat in 1 week if any symptoms persist. ...Read more