Oral thrush w/ no hiv/aids, no medications, no diabetes, no yeast inf. I'm worried b/c health for past yr & everything says adult oral thrush unusual!
It is. Unusual but it happens.
Rare, but possible! Anything that could cause a metabolic imbalance in your body, like extreme stress, improper eating, vitamin deficiency, dehydration could upset the symboytic relationship of the natural order of micro-organisms inhabiting the oral cavity. That would allow a thrush infection to take hold. Evaluate the listed possibilities and see your doctor to start treatment.
Oral thrush w/ no hiv/aids, no medications, no diabetes, nothing unusual. I am worried b/c everything I read says that highly unusual for adult thrush?
Candida albicans. You are correct in that this is very unusual in a normal adult. You might want to consult with an infectious diseases expert and have them carefully assess your immune system. Have seen very few women in whom thrust occurs without significant predisposing factors. By the way, yeast vaginitis does not lower your immunity. Best wishes. Read more...