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Sore Caused By Yeast
Yes: The inner thighs can create an ideal environment for yeast to take hold. The area may be prone to moisture (particularly in warm climates), chafing, etc. Which make it possible to develop these infections;keep the area dry and apply a topical agent such as lotrimin (clotrimazole) or lamisil; if severe, your doctor should see you to diagnose and perhaps prescribe an oral agent to get rid of the infection. ...Read more
I was treated for BV but the soreness/need to urinate remained. UTI/Yeast/BV all test negative. Symptom absent during periods. What could cause this?
Here are some...: Glad to hear being tested as (-) for UTI/ yeast/ BV. Since being no Sx during period, it's reasonable assume your urinary Sx may be related with urinary mucosal oversensitivity from hormonal change, which is unique for you. If such Sx are tolerable on their established pattern, the most reasonable thing to do is leave them alone. Nonetheless, still keep in touch with Doc since such Sx may be... ...Read more
I don't have a UTI or yeast infection. What could cause these symptoms, outside area of vagina is sore & I am very fatigued?
Please see your gyn: U need a workup with cultures, exam and blood work u may have 2 different problems one causing the vulvar soreness and the other causing the fatigue or they could be realted. ...Read more
No: Canker sores do not come from yeast infections. Neither does a vaginal yeast infection cause sore nipples. ...Read more
Yeast infections: Yes on all three accounts.Get a more detailed answer ›
Okay so I have been having symptoms of a yeast infection but I feel super tender ans swollen around and on KY vagina. ... What can cause this?
Yeast Infection: The yeast infection can cause inflammation of the walls of the vagina causing some of your symptoms. Try over the counter monistat, and is no relief, consider anti fungal tablets (fluconazole). Probiotics also help improve the vaginal balance of flora and recurrence. Make sure to wear cotton underwear and avoid excessive moisture of vaginal canal as these promote yeast growth. ...Read more
That's part of the: Natural process of infection and the body's response to fight off infection. Take care! ...Read more
Can be: Usually it causes itching and irritation, you could have something else so you should see a gyn for an exam and cultures. ...Read more
Pelvic infection?: Not sure what you mean by "ovaries feel sore". If you have low abdominal pain, see a doctor. Yeast doesn't do this, but other infections can (ncluding STDs like gonorrhea or chlamydia if at risk). Was yeast professionally diagnosed? Yeast is not the most common cause of vaginal discharge. If any doubt at all, have the doctor visit ASAP. (If pain is severe or you have fever, do it immediately.) ...Read more
Common: It's not normal, but it is common and innocent. ...Read more
Can I use vagisil if I'm getting over a bad yeast infection and took medicine for it but still have some itching and soreness?
To be safest,: Check by calling your provider for go ahead, but it should be okay for reducing those complaints. Note: it will not cure any left over infection. For that - return to the provider. Okay? Take care! ...Read more
I am having iciness and soreness on my inner labia? How can I treat it. Doc said it's not a yeast infec. But this is 2nd time it's happend after oral
Yeast: No. Usually sore means--staph infection.Get a more detailed answer ›
Why does my vagina opeing burning and feel so sore after sex its been like this for a year I've told the dr I don't have yeast?
Could be trauma: If the burning has been going on for a year and is after sex it may be from microtears to your vagina if your patner is big and you have minimal foreplay hence minimal lubrication. Using lubricant and prolonged foreplay may help. You may doctor may want to do a good vaginal exam to r/o ulcers or infection. ...Read more
There is an open cut or sore on my perineum that hurts when I use the restroom. I recently had a yeast infection. Could this still be that?
No signs of yeast but I have vaginal soreness, itching and small spots of blood from the clitorous. Doesn't really burn. What does this mean?
I just recently had my first yeast infection I discovered a few small white bumps. I tried popping them one is a little sore from trying to pop it.?
My perineum is infected due to a yeast infection it started as a very small sore & now it is like a big budge it doesn't hurt that bad but it looks bad?
May not be yeast...: A yeast infection usually looks a bit different. Usually there is generalized itching and a discharge that looks a little like cottage cheese. It doesn't usually "start as a sore" and turn into a big bulge. There may be something else going on. You may want to get an exam and find out what it is. Best wishes! ...Read more
Discharge too?: Typically a vaginal yeast infection is associated with a somewhat thicker, white, clumpy discharge and itching/ redness on the outside and inside areas. Oftentimes it follows a course of antibiotics that one may have taken for another infection. Over the counter remedies can be considered first, but if still symptomatic, you should consult your gyn. Hope you feel better soon. ...Read more
I've had uti, yeast and been to 2 drsand different medicines. Nothing is helping. I still feel very sore, burning down there and press to urinate?
See below: You should have a urinalysis and a urine culture and be treated for the organism cultured in your urine whether it is a bacteria or a yeast. If a yeast it should be treatede with fluconazole (diflucan) 400 mg./day which achieves high levels in urine. Other antifungals do not achieve good urine levels but might be needed for a resistant yeast species. Good luck. ...Read more
My vagina is very red and sore and feels raw on the left side. There are no sores that I can see but it is not a yeast infect. Could it be herpes??
I have white spots on my labia ifni squeeze them hard white yeast like dry comes out but I have to squeeze hard its getting quite sore now can you hel?
See an OB/GYN: You need to be examined and treated by a professional. Cannot diagnose this on the internet, or fix your car. ...Read more
Been treated for uti, yeast infection, n on amoxcillian for tootache all within three weeks what's causing soreness n dirt when I wipe vaginal imprego?
The yeast infection is common while on antibiotics.
For simple yeast infections, your doctor will usually prescribe the following treatment (s):
a one- to three-day regimen of an antifungal cream, ointment, tablet, or suppository. Common antifungal medications used are Gynazle, Lotrimin, Monistat, and Terazol (terconazole). These medications can be in prescription or over-the-counter form.
a single dose of oral medication such as Diflucan. ...Read more