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Doctor insights on: Can You Have A Yeast Infection Without Itching

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Dr. Sandra Lora Cremers
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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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Can you have a yeast infection without itching or discharge?

Can you have a yeast infection without itching or discharge?

Yes: Yeast are there normally. Symptoms occur when they proliferate abnormally, often because an antibiotic has reduced the bacteria which compete with the yeast. ...Read more

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Can you have a yeast infection without the itching?

Can you have a yeast infection without the itching?

Not a simple questio: Yeast overgrowth is not really an infection. It is frequently present without itching. ...Read more

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I have a yeast infection and suddenly I have two bumps on my vagina what do you think is it...... It itches sometimes itch but I had it for weeks?

Yeast infection: Yeast infection normally would not cause bumps on the vagina. It can be disturbing in that it causes itchy discharge. If you do have fungal infection on the skin adjacent to the vagina, it can cause bumps, though. Without someone looking at you, it's really hard to tell what those are. ...Read more

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I have a thick white discharge from my vagina and it itches. Could I have a yeast infection?

I have a thick white discharge from my vagina and it itches. Could I have a yeast infection?

Yes: It sounds like you are describing a yeast infection. Try over the counter Miconazole preparations. If you are still having symptoms, be sure to see your gynecologist. ...Read more

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I have a yeast infection and took the medicine I was given... They said to use an anti itch cream to stop the itching but now it itches and burns more?

I have a yeast infection and took the medicine I was given... They said to use an anti itch cream to stop the itching but now it itches and burns more?

Yeast Infection: You must be reacting to the anti-itch cream. The vagina as you know is very sensitive to things. In the future use antihistamine pills for itching and leave the anti-itch creams for your skin or the garbage can. ...Read more

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My vagina itches and burning when I pee. I pee friquently, I think I have a yeast infection. What home remedies can I do?

Probiotics: Probiotics are a good home remedy. You don't mention if you have vaginal discharge or redness of your labia. Your symptoms may be due to yeast, bacterial vaginosis or a UTI. You may want to see a doctor to be sure. ...Read more

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After sex my penis turns red and itches. Can my girl have a yeast infection? Or can I be allergic to her fluid?

After sex my penis turns red and itches. Can my girl have a yeast infection? Or can I be allergic to her fluid?

All of the above: Yes and yes. She may have a yeast infection or some other form of vaginitis, or you may be allergic either to some product she may be using in her vagina or conceivably but less likely, to her. Hope you get this worked out. ...Read more

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Can I use Flucinonide ointment. 05% for a yeast infection u til I can get to the dr tomorrow? If so, how do I use it. It itches so bad/ any other home

Diagnosis???: "Yeast infection" says too little. Where? How large? How long? Why do you call it "yeast"? If it really is yeast the fluocinonide may aggravate it. ...Read more

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If my discharge has a smell is it not a yeast infection? It itches, swells, and burns of I scratch or rub it.

If my discharge has a smell is it not a yeast infection? It itches, swells, and burns of I scratch or rub it.

Vaginitis: Bad odor from vagina indicate vaginitis that can be caused by bacterial vaginosis or trichomonas vaginitis. Recommend to check with your PCP. ...Read more

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I had a yeast infection so I took Azo yeast for a few days but my female part still itches! I don't have insurance so im looking for an at home rem?

Go To Drug Store: There are multiple over the counter yeast treatments available at the pharmacy, drug store, or supermarket. Some of the brand names are gynelotrimin7, monostat, vagistat, (tioconazole) etc. Many have generic or store brands with the same medication (cheaper). Use as directed on the package. ...Read more

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Creamy white discharge, no smell or pain but itches. Would this be a yeast infection?

Probably: It quite possibly could be. You can try over the counter yeast medication. If it does not improve you should see your doctor ...Read more

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My vagina itches. Not in a yeast infection way, but it does itch a little. The problem is that it itches more than sometimes but less than often. Help?

My vagina itches. Not in a yeast infection way, but it does itch a little. The problem is that it itches more than sometimes but less than often. Help?

See a GYN MD: Stop guessing and see a GTN MD who can evaluate whether this is a yeast infection or not. The itching will come and go with an infection as the body tries to fight it, but never clear it up. ...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


Candida (Definition)

Is a type of fungus which normally lives in small amounts on mucus membranes. An overgrowth of candida in the mouth produces a condition called 'thrush'. This is often triggered ...Read more