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yeast infection

n.
A usually localized infection, as of the vagina or mucous membranes of the mouth, caused by fungi of the genus Candida, especially C. albicans.

yeast infection

A colloquial term for vulvovaginal candidiasis.
See also: infection

yeast infection

skin infection due to colonization with Candida albicans

yeast infection,

n fungal infection caused by
Candida albicans; manifests as a superficial infection located in moist parts of the body. It affects the skin, oral mucous membranes, respiratory tract, and vagina. Rarely leads to endocarditis or a systemic infection. Also called
candidiasis.

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include: vaginal yeast infections and yeast infections of the penis; urinary tract infection; or changes in urination, including urgent need to urinate more often, in larger amounts, or at night.
After a dog has suffered from a yeast infection it is possible for a re-occurrence, especially in hot, humid weather or during times of stress so the best way to avoid this is to keep your dog in the best of health through a good diet, plenty of exercise, keeping him fully vaccinated and avoiding stress where possible.
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Usually yeast infections go away in a few weeks with medications and maintenance of oral hygiene but in some women they are recurrent, leading to discomfort and pain.
Keywords: bacterial vaginosis, bv, yeast infection, symptoms, discharge, vaginal discharge
Yeast infections may be more common during pregnancy, perhaps due to a chemical change in the vaginal environment--essentially there is more sugar in the vaginal secretions that nourishes the fungus.
About Vulvovaginal Candidiasis (VVC) Vulvovaginal candidiasis, also known as candidal vaginitis or vaginal yeast infection, is the most common reproductive tract disorder for which women seek medical care and self-treatment.
If you are prone to yeast infections, you should avoid consuming an abundance of sweets, carbohydrates, and alcohol.
Other problems also can interfere with sexual activity, such as oral and genital sores, vaginal dryness, and yeast infections.
A yeast infection, or Canida vagintis, is another common type of vaginal infection.
Eventually, most women develop a vaginal yeast infection characterized by burning, itching, and a thick discharge.
Symptoms of a yeast infection include itching and burning, with an odorless vaginal discharge that is sometimes thick.

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