Itchy, swollen, sore vagina and itchy anus. Could it be infection?

Yes & no. Common yeast infections can cause your symptoms but so can more serious skin disorders. You must get an examination if topical antifungal treatment doesn't resolve the problem.
It may be. This rash needs to be visualized & a history needs to be obtained in order to make an accurate diagnosis. Sometimes lab testing or biopsy is necessary.

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Swollen and sore vagina after sex. A couple weeks ago I noticed my vagina was sore and itchy, figuring it was a yeast infection, I bought the suppositories and external relief cream. I finished taking the suppositories after I ran out of what was given (3

If. If your symptoms are still present please see your doctor for an evaluation. Often times when a woman thinks she has a yeast infection, it could actually be a bacterial infection. If your symptoms have resolved then maybe it was a yeast infection and has cleared. Lastly, the best time to resume sex is after you complete the appropriate treatment. Take care.

Could a yeast infection cause an itchy anus?

No. An itchy anus is rarely cause by yeast infection. It's usually caused by overwashing, resulting in dry, chapped skin and mucous membranes, or by overuse of skin products on an area that should generally be left alone.

Can a yeast infection cause an extremely itchy anus?

Yes. Yeast can affect anal skin as well as intertrigo, inverse psoriasis, food sensitivity, internal or external hemorrhoids, fissure etc. Topical Hydrocortisone is safe short term but get checked if it persists.

Healed fungal infection however still have itchy anus? Been on tablets and cream treating over a month now been a nightmare need help

This may help. Have you tried probiotics? Most people will get yeast infection if placed on antibiotics with out replacing you normal bugs in your gut. Give probiotics a try at the highest strength you can find in you health food stores. Try this for one month at least!

Is it possible for a yeast infection to lead to an itchy anus?

Unlikely. That would be very unusual. The most common causes of anal itching are over-washing, overuse of soap or chemicals, over-wiping, and over-scratching. The best solution is to leave it alone.

Itchy anus/lower vagina (on the vulva) for months, I've been to the doctor and tried everything from yeast, hemorrhoids, BV. Literally everything : (?

Itching. Consider trying Nystatin topical ointment to treat for a fungal infection in the skin. Also consider albendazole to treat for pinworms. Both can cause itching in that area.
Biopsy the area. Chronic vulvar itchy is not a rare issue. If common approaches do not work then a yeast culture should be done as well as a biopsy of the vulva. Lichen sclerosis and lichen simplex complex are two common disorders that often get missed. They can be confirmed by biopsy and treated with Clobetasol.

The left side of my perineum is a bit swollen and itchy. I also have an itchy anus. Could it be thrush?

Yeast infection. Thrush, to be specific, is an oral infection with yeast. If you have a yeast infection (vulvovaginitis) there are several OTC preparations which may be effective. Contact your friendly pharmacist.

Red, swollen and itchy anus. When I scratch, I get painful tears. Only have a BM once a week, been like this my whole life but my stools are normal?

Recommendation. BM once a week is the symptoms of constipation and can cause the swelling and even tears of anus. You can use laxative on daily basis to regulate the BM and a lot of cream for anus to help with irritations.