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What is a yeast infection?

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Dr. Ellen Altenburg
Pediatrics
2 doctors agree

In brief: Fungus

It is an infection by a fungus called candida.
It can occur vaginally, orally or any place warm and moist ( diaper area, skin folds). Commonly happens if you've been on antibiotics or have an immune system problem,

In brief: Fungus

It is an infection by a fungus called candida.
It can occur vaginally, orally or any place warm and moist ( diaper area, skin folds). Commonly happens if you've been on antibiotics or have an immune system problem,
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