Can vaginal yeast infection lead to cancer?

Vaginal yeast and CA. A yeast infection is really very common. When you kill off your normal bacteria your normal yeast just have more room. Some of us are just more prone to develop yeast infections. Helping to take a medicine that will decrease the number of yeast while you increase your bacteria (acidophilus) will help. It has not been linked to cancer.Ps oral sex increases the yeast load.
No. Vaginal yeast infections are quite common and can usually be easily treated. They do not lead to cancer.

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I just wanted to know can untreated vaginal yeast infection lead to a systemic yeast infection?

Urban myth. "Systemic yeast" (or systemic candidiasis) is an urban myth. There is no such thing. Vaginal yeast infections are easily treated, and if you think you have one, see your doctor -- or maybe try one of the many over-the-counter treatments. But for some reason you don't get treated, you won't have any health problems excpet for the genital itching, irritation, etc. Read more...

Can a vaginal yeast infection lead to kidney failure or other major problems?

Hmm not really. Did you have a yeaast infection in your urine? Did it get systemic? Then maybe... But you need to see an infectious disease specialist and a nephrologist if you think this happened. Read more...

What are the symptoms of cervical cancer? Is recurrent vaginal yeast infection one of the symptoms?

None. Early curable stages cervical cancer has no symptoms , when pain and bleeding appear is already not a early tumor, could coexist with yeats infections , is not the cause like hpv virus infection, and please see gyn doctor and get pap smear. Read more...
Cervical CA. Cervical cancer can be silent for a long time, or it can present with spotting or bleeding, pelvic pain, or a small mass that can be seen by the gynecologist with an instrument. Yeast infections are not typically associated with cervical neoplasia. It would be best to have a complete examination by your gynecologist if you are concerned. Read more...

Can I have a sexual life while I have vaginal yeast infection, using a condom?

Might be unpleasant . For your peace of mind ... And your partner... Just get it check by your md.. Easily treatable and cured! you might have dyspareunia or painful uncomfortable sex ... Gets very awkward too ! regards and safe sex always! Read more...