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Yeast Infection Vs Std
This is a disease which can be transmitted from one person to another person through sexually related activities. This does not limit these activities to heterosexual intercourse, but encompasses all modalities of human-to-human sexual activity. It does not include illnesses that may make an individual more susceptible to a condition because of a sexual ...Read more
I'm worried I might have a yeast infection, but I think it might be another kind of std. Please help what do I do?
See your doctor: Best bet is to see your doctor for an exam. Otherwise you'll be wondering and worrying, and that's no good for you. Take care. ...Read more
I was treated for a yeast infection & symptoms went away. Is it still possible that it was a STD & not a yeast infection?
I am suffering from yeast infection symptoms for about a month on and off. I know it's not an std. What could be going on?
Original infection: Not treated to complettion or reinfected. See your dr. If you have only tried over the counter remedies or probiotics. ...Read more
Could I get a yeast infection from someone performing oral sex on me? I don't have any STDs nor my boyfriend. He just performs too rough.
Please respond! If I have yeast infection possibly (not std) and I use topical yeast medication and it's not yeast infection, will that cause one?
Pain during and after sex everytime. It feels like something rips externally. I have no STDS or yeast infection. I only got this a year after being acti?
Not normal: Hi. I can't tell you what that is, but I sure can tell you what it isn't - normal! Pain with intercourse at your age needs a gynecologic evaluation. Please see your gyn! Good luck! ...Read more
I have had something like a yeast infection for 2 months. My partner and I don't have stds. It's milky white and runny an itch and little clumps. Help?
Could be either/both: The only way to tell for sure is getting it checked by your doc. You can try otc Monistat or vagisil which can treat yeast but nothing else. If either of these meds gets rid of your trouble, then it is yeast infection. If not, you need to see doc for an evaluation/treatment. Untreated std can have devastating consequences such as pelvic inflammatory disease and infertility etc...Good luck. ...Read more
I have a discharge of what seems like everyday, but it isn't a yeast infection or any type of std. What is it?
Maybe..: If it is clear to white, varies in volume, goes from liquidy to stretchy, has no odor and causes no itching, burning, redness or pain - it could be leukorrhea. This is a normal vaginal secretion. Get checked for any sxs. ...Read more
I have a small bump that I noticed after yeast infection. Gyno says she didn't see anything. Can this be a STD?
How can I get yeast infection? What are its complications? Will it lead to STD even if you have only one sex partner?
Opportiunistic: Yeast infections are opportunistic infections, no matter where they occur. If you have been on an antibiotics for a period of time, that is a frequent side-effect in some women. There are otc medicines for these issues, in early stages, and you are sure it is indeed a yeast infection. No real complications, but deal with it in a fairly rapid manner, and it will not give you any stds. ...Read more
What is the creamy white substance that comes from my vaguna during sex? I've been tested for stds, and I also don't have a yeast infection.
Normal: The creamy white discharge in your vagina that occurs during sexual intercourse is normal. There are glands within the walls of the vagina that release lubrication and mucus during sexual intercourse and when you have an orgasm. vaginal discharge from STDs or yeast infection is itchy, foul-smelling or yellow or green in color. Gentle irrigation of vagina w/warm water to remove discharge. ...Read more
I'm worried because my discharge is clumpy and has a slight odor. Is this just a yeast infection or could it be a STD, what do you suggest?
It might be: Yeast. 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. Would encourage you to obtain medical eval to determine what type of infection this is. ...Read more
Do I have a yeast infection or STD? Got rid of all other symptoms but still have alot of disharge which is white in color with a slight green tinge.
Yes and no: Vaginal yeast usually irritation or itching, sometimes with scant clumpy white discharge, no odor. Discharge due to STDs (gonorrhea, chlamydia, trichomonas) usually yellowish, often with odor, usually little irritation. Bacterial vaginosis thin, gray discharge, strong odor, no itch. Herpes can mimic yeast; check for open sores/blisters. These are only guidelines; many exceptions. See your doctor! ...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