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Candida Urine Infection
If I have just a little burning when I go to pea, could that be just a female candida problem, or must it always be a urine infection?
Either possible: It may be cystitis (bladder infection) which is very common in women, or any irritation of the labia, either from vaginitis (which may be due to candida), or sometimes external substances applied to the genetalia may do this. A quick visit to your family doctor should solve this. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urine is the product of the kidneys, which is produced to eliminate the waste products of metabolism, manage body fluid balance, &maintain acid-base balance. The blood is first filtered by the kidneys, and the composition of the resulting fluid is then altered depending on the body's needs. It is composed of mostly water, and breakdown products from blood cells impart ...Read more
Did urine culture and diagnosed with candida is it dangerous?I'm on diflucan (fluconazole) 50mg for 10 days.and what are the reasons of infection?
Stress: Too many antibiotics and or stress are common reasons for yeast infections. The other thing to note is that you have not once told us anything specific about your symptoms or history. Candida is not a common bug causing infection internally. Candida lives in and on every single living human. It is not a reason to take medication without specific DISEASE caused by it. Did a physician diagnose? ...Read more
Yeast is unlikely: Symptoms like this almost never are due to yeast. It sounds like you have a prostate problem, or maybe a bacterial urinary tract infection. Conceivably an STD like gonorrhea, chlamydia, or nongonococcal urethritis (NGU), but these are relatively uncommon at your age. My bet is on prostatitis. See your doctor or urologist; or start with one of UK's excellent NHS GUM clinics. ...Read more
Yeast n urine infection before.husband didn't get checked out,I'm + he has an infection now,what anti should he take? will it prevent conception?
Yeast infection: A yeast infection can be passed back and forth by sexual partners and both partners should be treated with antiyeast cream before resuming intercourse. These yeast infections don't involve the urinary bladder usually and,if there is a true bladder infection of the female,it has to be treated with antibacterial medications as well. Discuss this with your physician to see if he/she agrees. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Urine Testing: Nope. Not in any way.Get a more detailed answer ›
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
A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more
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