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Can A Yeast Infection Cause Bleeding
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
Stress bleeding: Many different types of stress including physical and mental stress from infections can cause breakthrough bleeding. Anything that can throw your natural hormone cycles out of alignment can disrupt the naturally occurring cycle that controls bleeding. Also the birth control alone can cause breakthrough bleeding for several different reasons. If you missed doses that could be a cause of breakthrough bleeding. ...Read more
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No: These types of infections should not. See your gyn. ...Read more
Yes: If there is enough irritation from the infection, it can cause breakdown of the skin and bleeding. Also, if you are scratching or rubbing the area because of itching, this too can break down the skin and cause bleeding. Finally, some preservatives in some of the treatment creams might also irritate - if this is case, talk to doc about alternative treatment such as diflucan (fluconazole). ...Read more
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Gynecologist.: Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness & itching of the vulva; burning with urination & vaginal intercourse & a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes the discharge isn’t apparent. You could have small fissures in the tissues that could cause a small amount of bleeding. Since you aren't sure if you have a yeast infection recommend you see your gynecologist. ...Read more
I have been bleeding for almost 3 weeks now. It started after I used a yeast infection cream. What do you think could be wrong?
Infection? Not yeast: I would guess that your apparent yeast infection was something else; or yeast plus something else -- especially if your main symptom was discharge and not itching/irritation. Depending on age and risks, STDs and other infections are possible. It isn't caused by the yeast treatment. All abnormal vaginal bleeding requires professiona evaluation, so see your doctor soon. Good luck! ...Read more
.I am still bleeding bright red 4 days after sex, could the fact that I had yeast infection made it worse?
One week away from my menstrual and currently have yeast infection. I also have some swelling and bleeding. Could this be my menstrual early?
Maybe: The bleeding could be your period, but I wouldn't expect swelling. Or it could be from the yeast infection. Sometimes yeast infections can cause pretty severe vaginitis and/or vulvitis due to the infection and associated itching. I would recommend treatment is it's really bothering you. ...Read more
Probably not: Probably not in any significant way.Get a more detailed answer ›
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
I had an abortion 5 days ago and got a yeast infection I took diflucan an now I'm bleeding and I'm in pain. Normal?
Emergency: Please go to er. It's need to be addressed ...Read more
16ks pregnant. Pretty positive I have a yeast infection, did 3day Monistat, no relief yet. Bleeding some when I wipe several times and I'm afraid!
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I'm 16wks pregnant. Pretty positive I have a yeast infection, completed 3day Monistat last night, 0 relief yet & having bleeding now! PLEASE Help Asap
See your OBGYN: Bleeding and pain with urination even after treatment for yeast might mean that you have a urinary tract infection or some other genital infection that warrants treatment by an OB/GYN as soon as possible. Infections in pregnancy can be worse than your average and may put your pregnancy at risk so try to get seen as soon as you can. ...Read more
I started taking terconazole for a yeast infection. I started bleeding. Is this normal? I already had my period last week
Stopped the pill for 2wk, after starting again I had Brest tenderness a yeast infection and now 9 days of bleeding. Is this serious?
I soaked a tampon in tea tree essential oil to treat a yeast infection, once last night and once this morning, now I'm bleeding. What's happening?
Myths: Tea tree oil would not in any way have medicinal qualities or have any benefit in the scenario you describe. Please stop. ...Read more
I used a tampon soaked in tea tree oil to treat a yeast infection, which worked, tuesday and yesterday but now I'm bleeding a little bit. How long will it last?
Don't: Tea tree oil has no place or use in a vagina. Stop it. ...Read more