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Does Yeast Infections Cause Chlamydia
Chlamydia is a curable sexually transmitted infection that is caused by the bacteria chlamydia trachomatis. This bacteria infects mucous membranes of the urethra, vagina, cervix, anus, rectum, eyelid, and throat. Chlamydia may be asymptomatic but some patients experience pain or burning during urination, nausea, fever, vaginal discharge, ...Read more
Recently went for test due to suspected yeast infection, then positive chlamydia, but also yeast present. Can chlamydia have caused the yeast too?
Separate infections: Chlamydia and vaginal yeast infections are entirely different; neither causes the other. Both are very common, so simultatnous infection with both is not rare. The highest priority is treatment of your chlamydia. Your current or recent sex partner(s) also need treatment and ideally should also be tested for chlamydia. Good luck! ...Read more
Can having a yeast infection cause a false positive result using a urine sample for chlamydia? My partner says he tested negative?
Testing: No. Ask to see the results. Are you certain he was seen? ...Read more
Afraid I have yeast infection from zithromax for chlamydia. Can 2 grams cause a male yeast infection or is my problem not from the antibiotics?
I have been treated for chlamydia and I believe it caused me to have a really bad yeast infection. I used Monistat which cleared that up and I have now been experiencing dark brown discharge that has lasted about a week with no smell. It seems to be light
I have slightly thick yellowish discharge sometimes watery, no itching/smell. Is this caused from chlamydia, trichomoniasis, or yeast infection?
Yeast: No it is not common, unless your partner is cheating. But you need a chlamydia test to rule out chlamydia. ...Read more
My dr said I "had" chlamydia but all symptoms have gone, I think I had a yeast infection never chlamydia, didn't get help either?
It's not clear what: your question is. You can re-submit with a clear question, so that we can help you. ...Read more
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