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How you know you have a yeast infection vs ovulation?

How you know you have a yeast infection vs ovulation?

Symptoms: Yeast infection causes white, curdy discharge and you will also have itching. You shouldn't have such discharge for ovulation, it's more clear and "egg white" like. ...Read more

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Infection (Definition)

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


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Why am I having recurring yeast infection with ovulation?

Changes in Hormones.: If you have recurrent (four or more) yeast infections per year or a chronic yeast infection simple treatments may not be adequate. Please see your physician for treatment in that situation. ...Read more

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Is it possible to be prone to yeast infections around ovulation? If so, what can I do to prevent it? Or to prevent yeast infections in general

Is it possible to be prone to yeast infections around ovulation? If so, what can I do to prevent it? Or to prevent yeast infections in general

Yeah...happens: diabetes is one predisposing feature, but changes in hormones is another. Changing the hormones such as with birth control will change the predisposistion to infections during periods. ...Read more

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How to tell if I have a yeast infection or ovulating?

How to tell if I have a yeast infection or ovulating?

Vaginal discharge: A yeast infection usually yields a whitish cottage cheese type of discharge that itches and can cause swelling of the labia with irritation. Ovulation discharge usefully is thin and watery with the consistency of egg whites and does not cause any type of irritation or itching. ...Read more

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When you ovulate do you feel like you having a yeast infection?

Yeast infection: The two are usually quite different, but without knowing specifically what feeling you are referring to it is difficult to answer your question. Rephrase and be more specific, . ...Read more

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Can a sperm with yeast infection fertilize a woman who is ovulating?

Yes: Sperm can't have a yeast infection. A man might have a yeast infection on his penis, but his sperm is still healthy and fully capable of making a fertile woman pregnant. ...Read more

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I got a yeast infection a day after ovulation, that never happened before. What could this mean? I read it could be pregnacy but I fell nomal. I'm no longer having the discharge just inching now and then. Could this be somethin

I got a yeast infection a day after ovulation, that never happened before. What could this mean? I read it could be pregnacy but I fell nomal. I'm no longer having the discharge just inching now and then. Could this be somethin

Pregnancy: Pregnancy could be a possibility. Try taking a pregnancy test. They become positive about a week after you should have begun your period. If its negative, repeat in 1 week and see your doctor. ...Read more

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Worried I have pid, saw gyn, she only did manual exam and said I'm just ovulating and have a yeast infection. Is a manual exam enough for diagnosis?

Worried I have pid, saw gyn, she only did manual exam and said I'm just ovulating and have a yeast infection. Is a manual exam enough for diagnosis?

Usually: Pid would give extreme pain on a bimanual exam. In addition fever and chills are some of the other symptoms; along with elevated white blood cell count and positive std cultures. ...Read more

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Could I be pregnant if I had sex on my ovulation day (April 3) my last period was March 20. I'm on the paragard, been on it for 7 month. I just stopped breastfeeding last week after 9 months. I've also had a yeast infection, it's gone now, but now I have a

Could I be pregnant if I had sex on my ovulation day (April 3) my last period was March 20. I'm on the paragard, been on it for 7 month. I just stopped breastfeeding last week after 9 months. I've also had a yeast infection, it's gone now, but now I have a

On Guard Paraguard!!: Think of it this way: the failure rate for a Paraguard IUD is about 0.8%, which means only 8 out of 1000 women using it will become pregnant. Pretty good. The failure rate of other IUDs is a lot more, up to 2%! Having sex on or shortly before/after ovulation will increase the chances of a sperm snagging an ovum, but still, your chances are pretty good of avoiding a pregnancy, but not 100%. ...Read more

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Please tell me, could a yeast infection delay labour?

Please tell me, could a yeast infection delay labour?

Am not aware of: A physiologic mechanism by which a vaginal yeast infection would delay onset of labor. ...Read more

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Could a yeast infection delay your period?

A yeast infection: Should not delay your period. Take care. ...Read more

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What happens if there is a delay in treatment of yeast infection?

May worsen: If left untreated, the infection may simply get worse. Many over the counter meds, most of which were rx only in the past, are readily available. Good luck. ...Read more

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Can yeast infection cause delay of period? Can it change anything about a period?

No cannot: A yeast infection is a surface infection, and as such cannot impact physiological functions. So, no, a yeast infection cannot impact cycles, discomfort, amount of bleeding, or any other physiologic body function in a healthy person. ...Read more

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Can yeast infection delay period?

Unlikely: Although, many factors can influence your cycles (e.g. Weight changes, stress, etc.). ...Read more

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Can a yeast infection delay a period?

Can a yeast infection delay a period?

It should not.: Missed/late period: low body wt, obesity, weight ^ or v, ^exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, perimenopause, just starting menstruation, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e., polycystic ovary syndrome). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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Can a uti and yeast infection delay or stop your period?

Not usually: Any stress may slightly alter your cycle, but it won't usually sto it from coming. ...Read more

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Can a UTI followed by a yeast infection delay your period?

Can a UTI followed by a yeast infection delay your period?

Not typically: While the stress of recurrent infections might potentially have some effect, typically these types of infections will not affect your hormonal cycle. ...Read more

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Hi had yeast infection &took medicine for it. But now my period is late for 3days. Does infection delayed my period?

Yeast doesn't: Normally delay period. Reasons for missed/late periods: low body weight, obesity, marked weight ^ or v, over-exercise, endurance athletics, breast-feeding, ^ stress, illness, eating disorders (bulimia or anorexia), anovulatory cycle (no egg released), travel, hormone irregularities, drug use, meds (i.e., birth control) or medical problems (i.e. PCOS). #1 reason is pregnancy. ...Read more

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I gained weight I took yeast infection pill and am sad and stressed can all this delay my period?

I gained weight I took yeast infection pill and am sad and stressed can all this delay my period?

Absolutely: Although the yeast infection pill will not delay your period, the stress and sadness can certainly do this. Stress is a very common cause for delayed or abnormal menstrual cycles. Some women's systems are much more vulnerable to these changes in periods- some only need minor stress to upset things. It sounds like you would benefit from counseling re your stress and sadness. Please get some help. ...Read more

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I am 15 days late on my period have taken 2 hpt and both were negative may have a yeast infection can that cause a delay?

15 days late: Please contact your doctor and explain your issues. You may not see her today because the schedule is fool. In that case you will be advised to go -with somebody - to the nearest Emergency facility. ...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


Dr. Philip Chenette
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Ovulation (Definition)

Ovulation is the act of the ovary releasing the egg after it has been hormonally prepared, to be ...Read more