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Do u swell when u have a yeast infection?

Do u swell when u have a yeast infection?

Swelling is possible: 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. ...Read more

Dr. Katharine Cox
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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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Is there an effective way to determine if u have a yeast infection?

Is there an effective way to determine if u have a yeast infection?

First possible yeast: Infection - get it checked by a physician for definitive diagnosis. 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. ...Read more

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What happens if you have sex with a condom while u have a yeast infection ?

What happens if you have sex with a condom while u have a yeast infection ?

Painful vagina: Probably your vagina will be irritated and you might have more pain. Otherwise, it's not a big deal. ...Read more

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How could you know a yeast infection have occurred ?

How could you know a yeast infection have occurred ?

Sxs and med eval: 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. ...Read more

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A condon could give u yeast infection?

A condon could give u yeast infection?

No.: A condom does not give a yeast infection, but a latex condom can give certain women an allergic reaction which will feel like a yeast infection. This allergic reaction is an itching and/or burning feeling in her vulva/vagina. These symptoms usually resolve within a day or less. The best thing is to use a non-latex condom (such as polyurethane) which should not cause any allergic reaction. ...Read more

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How to know I have a yeast infection?

Vaginal?: 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. ...Read more

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How to know if I have yeast infection?

How to know if I have yeast infection?

Med eval.: 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. ...Read more

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How to know if you have a yeast infection?

Medical eval: Can lead to accurate diagnosis. 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. ...Read more

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Anyone know what is a natural way of curing a yeast infection?

Yeast infection: There are a variety of things, but prevention is probably best. Shower over tub, no underwear at bedtime, wiping front to back, if diabetic controlling your sugar. You will probably get lots of remedies, but i like organic yogurt douches for women with recurrent yeast or bacterial infections. Homemade yogurt is full of lactobacillus, which helps keep the vagina healthy. ...Read more

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How to know if I have a yeast infection , or worse ?

Yeast infection?: 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. Anytime you have a change to odor, color of vaginal d/c or sx change - see your gynecologist to insure that you don't have an infection. ...Read more

Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Yeast Infection (Definition)

Clinical illness due to a fungus which exists in a yeast form is the definition. Some fungi only form yeasts and some are dimorphic, having both a yeast stage and a stage in which they form a mesh-like network of a ...Read more


Yeast (Definition)

Any of various unicellular fungi of the genus saccharomyces, especially s. Cerevisiae, reproducing by budding and from ascospores and capable ...Read more