Can a resistant strain of candida albicans cause persistent vaginal thrush or vulvodynia?

Possible. The more likely reason for persistent thrush is an underlying medical condition or chronic medications. For example diabetic patients can have a history of persistent thrush. Please check with your doctor.

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What medications treat hair & scalp fungal infection from candida albicans? Cbc positive for candida albicans, had oral thrush, now pain in scalp, hair loss with visible budding yeast & pseudohyphae.

Fungal infection . You can try using Nizoral (ketoconazole) which is used for fungal infections of scalp but i doubt that it will work. I believe for best results you will need to take oral medication but ideally you should see a dermatologist for help. Read more...
If you had. If you had oral thrush, you have to be seen by a doctor asap, to make sure you are not severely immune suppressed. Read more...

Treating vaginal Candida albicans. What type of soap should be used down there? Should I stop wearing underwear? Best safe practices?

Vaginal yeast. Vaginal yeast infection, usually caused by Candida albicans, is not sexually transmitted and there are no "safe practices" to worry about. And yeast because of tight clothing is an urban myth; underwear won't make a difference and neither will the soap you use. Make sure diagnosis is correct, get the right treatment (usually an "azole" medication), and otherwise don't worry about it. Read more...