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Went to doc last week for vuvlar irritation, said I had yeast infection, took diflucan, symptoms better but not gone. Bumps on skin above vulva appear?

Bumps. New bumps in the genital region always need to be evaluated by your health care professional. They could be anything from irritation on the hair follicles to a STI (sexually transmitted infection). I hope this helps. Read more...
Yeast. infections can be "stubborn" I suggest another course of treatment ....if that doesn't resolve your issues completely another visit to your Doctor may be indicated! Hope this helps Dr Z. Read more...

What are the symptoms of a yeast infection on your skin?

Yeast. Rash which is red, itchy, sometimes tender. Usually confluent with satellite lesions outside the area of confluency. Read more...

How long should it take for a baby yeast infection in the neck skin to go away?

Less than a week... ...If that's what it is, and if you treat it with the correct cream. If it's still there after a week, one of the above "if"s is untrue, and you should see your pediatrician or a dermatologist. Read more...

Can a baby staying in a wet diaper to long cause yeast infection on skin?  if not what r causes of yeast on baby diaper area?

Wetness aggrivates. Sitting in a wet diaper for a long time can soften the skin & allow it to break down more easily. The actual agent of the yeast rash is the yeast itself that makes up at least 5% of the weight of your poo. Add the two together & rashes are part of wearing diapers.Various barrier creams like petrolium gelly or a&d ointment can help avoid rashes. Read more...
Yes. Yeast thrives on moisture and heat, both conditions found on a baby sitting in a wet diaper to long. Also skin that is already irritated is more prone to yeast. Other things to consider is what else could be contributing to the irritation. Is the skin reacting to the diaper or the chemicals in the wipes? Read more...

Can yeast infection cause bumps on skin around labia + cuts? I was diagnosed with yeast infection, these symptoms appeared after. Could it be herpes?

Yes. Candida Vaginitis presents with vaginal itch and curd like cheesy discharge . Herpes Simplex Type 2 presents with bumps or vesicles that later burst a leave painful sores in the Vagina! Read more...
Many possibilities. Lumps, bumps, blisters and other skin abnormalities on the genitals need to be evaluated. An examination will be needed to know the cause and treatment. Yeast and herpes can both cause these symptoms. A doctor should be able to tell the difference by looking. If not testing can be done. Read more...