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Can a yeast infection cause a blister like bump on the top part of my iner thigh? Help , answer this please

Can a yeast infection cause a blister like bump on the top part of my iner thigh?  Help , answer this  please

Could: Yeast lesions are not usually blisters, these are mostly patchy or may be ulcerated as a result of scratching. Blisters are mostly secondary to herpes infection. Needs to be evaluated by your doctor. ...Read more

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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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I have a rash that is red bumps that didn't really itch that bad but it does occasionally. Started on inner thighs after yeast infection. On palms too?

I have a rash that is red bumps that didn't really itch that bad but it does occasionally. Started on inner thighs after yeast infection. On palms too?

Unsure: If you were treated with medication for the yeast, you could have an allergic reaction to that medication. You should see your doctor for a definitive diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Is it possible for yeast infections to cause sores on your inner thighs? Can someone please answer this?

Is it possible for yeast infections to cause sores on your inner thighs? Can someone please answer this?

Inner thigh rash: Rash that suddenly occurs in your inner thighs can result from several factors, ranging from an allergic reaction, bacteria infection, candida(yeast), or parasite infection. The appearance of the rash and other symptoms present are usually unique and can help determine which condition you are suffering from. ...Read more

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Can a yeast infection cause a sore on your inner thigh?

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

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Do you think having a yeast infection could cause bumps on the top inner part of the vagina?

Do you think having a yeast infection could cause bumps on the top inner part of the vagina?

No: Yeast infections do not cause bumps. They usually are associated with discharge, itching and burning. Some women with prolonged vulvar yeast infections can develop chronic vulvitis with skin discoloration, and thickening. No discrete bumps are seen. Please see a doctor. ...Read more

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Can a yeast infection spread outside the vagina to the inner thighs?

Yes: In the groin (more common in males) it is called jock itch. Yeast can become a dermatitis (skin related) and be red with even little red dots outside that are called satellite lesions. It is not that common in females but can happen. If lotrimin, tinactin, (tolnaftate) micatin help then it is definitely yeast. ...Read more

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I have a yeast infection that has spread to inner thighs. Dr gave diflucan (fluconazole). Took one dose yest and one today. Rash seems to have spread. Got no relief?

Yeast: you need to take the medicine for several days before you notice an appreciable effect. In the meantime you may use topical lotrimine (over the counter) for the thigh area ...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


Candida (Definition)

Is a type of fungus which normally lives in small amounts on mucus membranes. An overgrowth of candida in the mouth produces a condition called 'thrush'. This is often triggered ...Read more