What are yeast infection and scratched vaginal symptoms?

Itching vs discomfor. Yeast infections are often itching and/or burning, whereas a vaginal "scratch" often my be uncomfortable, even painful. The scratch can become inflamed or infected with redness, warmth, swelling, etc. And should be evaluated by a health care provider.

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What are the symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection?

Discharge/itching. Most vaginal yeast (candida) infections are associated with a discharge, and or itching and sometimes frequent and/or uncomfortable urination. Some have a whitish, "cottage cheese-like" discharge. Hyphae (branhing from the yeast can sometimes been seen on a smear from a vaginal swab. Read more...

Does vaginal yeast infection usually cause many symptoms?

Burning. It will cause itching or burning, sometimes with urination or sexual activity. It is easily treatable with over the counter medications such as gyn lotrimin (clotrimazole). Read more...