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Does a candida infection look like herpes?

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Dr. Martin Raff
Internal Medicine - Infectious Disease
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In brief: No

Not generally. Herpes infections are quite painful and produce ulcers, whereas candidal vaginitis produces a white discharge, itching and potentially a rash across the perineum which can be discomforting.

In brief: No

Not generally. Herpes infections are quite painful and produce ulcers, whereas candidal vaginitis produces a white discharge, itching and potentially a rash across the perineum which can be discomforting.
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