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The white is just your discharge. During a yeast infection an overgrowth of yeast (which is a fungus) changes your discharge to a thick white cottage-cheese type discharge.

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Is white discharge a sign of a yeast infection?

White discharge without itching or burning is not a sign of a yeast infection if the discharge is no different from your usual discharge. Women normally have clear or white discharge every day, and this normal discharge is not sign of an infection.

What are symptoms of a candida yeast infection?

There are many symptoms of a candida yeast infection. Examples of symptoms of a candida yeast infection includes white spots inside the mouth and discomfort in the mouth area.

What is the white stuff on my pants?

A yeast infection

Can you get yeast infection in your nose?

Yeast infection can manifest itself anywhere in the body. Thrush, with white spots on the tongue, burning sensation and swelling, is caused by yeast. Yeast is more prevalent among diabetics.

If you have an yeast infection how long would you have a white discharge for?

You always have white discharge. But you can get medicine at a pharmacy that will get rid of your infection.

I have white stuff coming out of my vagina and have not gotten my perioddoes that mean I'm pregnant?

This could be a yeast infection. If it itches and thick and white it most likely is a yeast infection. Go to the doctor.

What does a yeast infection look like?

a yeast infection usually looks like a white flakey substance on the vagina and can be red and very sore,itchey and painful.

Is white Discharge after a bladder infection normal?

White discharge after a bladder infection has been treated with antibiotics can be a sign of a yeast infection. You can buy over-the-counter remedies for yeast infection, plus eat yogurt with active cultures in it, or drink acidophilus milk.

Can a man get a yeast infection from a woman that has it?

Yes, if he has intercourse with her, he can get a penile (penis) yeast infection. A man who knows his sexual partner has a yeast infection should wear a condom to protect himself from getting a yeast infection. Men often show absolutely no signs of having a yeast infection if they do have one. Some symptoms he could have would be a white discharge from the penis, and itching, irritation, and soreness of the head of the penis. But most men who have a yeast infection do not have ANY symptoms. However, the yeast infection can still cause damage to your internal organs, even without any outward symptoms. So it is important to treat it if you do get a yeast infection or if you have had intercourse with a woman who has a yeast infection.

What are the symptoms of a yeast infection of the skin or mucous membrane?

A yeast (candidal) infection of the skin or a mucous membrane, such as the mouth, often produces a white cheesy material at the infection site. This type of infection, known as thrush.

Can a yeast infection be a sign of chlamydia?

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Why is your skin around your vagina white?

Possibly a yeast infection

What are symptoms of a bacterial infection or a yeast infection?

There is a difference between a bacterial infection and a yeast infection.A yeast infection is caused by Candida which is a yeast organism,not a bacteria.

What does it mean if the inside of your vagina burns?

You may have a yeast infection or an STI. A yeast infection would also show as an increased amount of white discharge, itchiness and burning.

What is the white liquid in womens vagina?

It could be discharge from a yeast infection.

What is the cause for white sand like discharge with a itch?

yeast infection

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What color is dicharge if you have a yeast infection?

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How go you get a yeast infection in your mouth?

Oral sex will give you a yeast infection. Your partner had a yeast infection.

What causes white tongue?

There are many things that cause white tongue. One of them is oral thrush which is a yeast infection of the mouth.

Can you get little bumps from a yeast infection?

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What can cause a white discharge?

It could be a STI or yeast infection. See a doctor.

What does clumpy white discharge mean?

You may have a yeast infection. Go to the doctor.

What colour is your vulva if you have a yeast infection?

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Do you have a yeast infection My v-spot is extremely itchy red and has white coming out of ithelp?

It is likely that you have a yeast infection but to be safe you should consult your doctor to rule out anything more serious.æ Yeast infections are easily diagnosed and treated by a physician.