If my partner had a yeast infection, would that cause me to get herpes?

No. If your partner had a yeast infection it will not cause you to get herpes. Yeast and herpes are two very different infections cause by two different types of germs. If you have herpes from your partner, your partner likely has herpes as well. ---> You get herpes from another person with herpes.

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How do I know if I have herpes? I am going to the doctors today to get cultured. Can a yeast infection cause cuts?

Both yeast infection. ; herpes infections can cause what seems like tiny cuts. Local symptoms from a herpes simplex 2 infection are usually is seen 2 to 12 days after exposure ; consists of a cluster of lesions that look like blisters. The lesions can appear on the penis, anus, labia or cervix ; they can spread, coalesce followed by crusting over. The fluid in the lesions is very contagious. Some people contract herpes. Read more...

Herpes like Symptoms tested nd was negative partner tested negative but had yeast infection (male) what did I have? Can yeast infections show as cuts?

Yeast. Yeast infections in men can cause redness and irritation similar to herpes rashes, consider a topical antifungal such as nystatin ointment. Also consider retesting a herpes blood test (not a swab test) and make sure to test for both HSV1 and HSV 2 since both can cause genital herpes. Read more...

Is it possible to get herpes like sores from an untreated yeast infection?

Possibly. Candida (yeast) infections can present as red bumps or pustules that might resemble a herpetic sore or ulcer in their later stages. Herpes sores are usually very distinctive in that they start out as blisters in clusters, are usually painful and last 5-15 days and resolve, often to reccur again in the same spot. As a rule candia infections do not behave in this fashion. Read more...

Is it possible to get a yeast infection and herpes mistaken even after getting tested. I have no symptoms of herpes. After using Monistat I feel fine?

Please Clarify. 90% of those with herpes have no physical signs or symptoms. Yeast and herpes are in no way similar on physical examination. You very easily could be herpes positive but your only physical symptom is the yeast infection and thus that is why monistat is working well. 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...