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Candida - Genital

Also known as Genital Thrush, Thrush - Genital, Vaginal Thrush

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  • Fore skin redness and shiny penis glans

    For the past one month, I am having red foreskin and red spots on glans. There is a white discharge under the foreskin even if I don't clean it for a single day. After washing the glans become shiny n develop wrinkles later. What it possibly be ? I had sex around 1.5 months back. The symptoms developed...

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  • Severe chronic yeast infections *extreme detail *

    Cutting straight to the chase for about 5 months now I've been getting serious yeast infections, I've tried everything literally everything EXCEPT the boric acid capsules because I cannot find them in the stores and I need treatment right away!! I've been to the emergency room so many times...

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  • Persistent and severe itching in my vaginal area...?

    I've had very persistent and annoying itching just inside my vagina, on the inner labia and slightly on my anal area for the past 5 days...persuming it was thrush which I have experienced before, I inserted a canesten pill about 3 days ago , but it hasn't helped at all and the itching has gotten...

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  • Worm-like patches on my vagina keep coming back

    3 months ago I thought I had a yeast infection or an STD. I went to my local Urgent Care and did the entire STD panel even though the doctor said it was a yeast infection. ALL of the STD tests came back negative. I was prescribed Diflucan and Flagyl. I took 2 - 150mg does of Diflucan since nothing was...

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  • Is my vagina normal

    I never had sex before and I do not know if my vagina is normal or not. Can you please explain what you think it is I know I do not have HIV for a fact and I was not born with anything, buy i have bumps on the inside of my vagina lips. I've never even kissed someone please help me.

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  • Skin around clit inflamed

    The skin around my clit is really red and irritated. My doctor swabbed me for a yeast infection/BV and nothing came back. I was given a steroid cream for the itchiness and it didn't help. She never actually took a look at it. Sometimes white stuff gathers around it and I have to wipe it off gently...

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  • Splits and tears

    Hi,  I remember getting thrush very badly when I was little around 10 years old and  it would always keep coming and going, it was so painful and irritating.  I am now 23 and I still suffer from thrush, but I haven’t had it in quite a while but I always get these kind of splits/tears/cracks,...

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  • due to vaginal infection, it burns to pee and i cant take it anymore

    i spent friday-sunday in and out of hospital. one of the doctors diagnosed me with herpes but by the look of the sores, swelling, and other symptoms me and my boyfriend’s family did not agree. we went to another hospital where a very sweet doctor told me the only way it could be herpes was if it was...

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  • Recurring thrush after op

    I had surgery 5 months ago to remove 4 large cysts from inside my left ovary , my Fallopian tube is now closer to the ovary and I am at high risk of eptopic pregnancy’s.  After the op I was put on anti biotics because I had a infection. After finishing anti biotics I got thrush ( first ever time...

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  • Anyone know what this is?

    So a couple days ago right around the time I got sick with strep throat, this weird ulcer showed up on my perinium. It kinda hurts to touch it. It might be some sort of yeast infection. I doubt that it’s herpes. when I was young I had to get papillomas removed from my vocal cords. It’s three ulcers that...

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  • Sores/ blisters on vagina lip please help

    So i recently started having sex with someone new a month ago. Everything was fine until one day last week when i started to feel uncomfortable pain on my vagina that my underwear couldn’t even touch it. There were no bumps. Sunday night however, i felt a burning feeling and decided to look at it again...

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  • Burning in vagina that won't go away

    I am 25 years old. I've been having burning in my vagina for a year now. When I was dating my ex-boyfriend he gave me chlamydia which I had for about 4 months and didn't know it thank goodness I showed symptoms when I went to Urgent Care and my gynecologist they told me that I had chlamydia BV...

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  • Stings badly when using lube!

    I’m a virgin. I met my partner (who is also a virgin) about 7 months ago and we’ve been trying to have sex for 3 months now. We’ve tried Durex lube, personal KY lube, and my GP gave me the most sensitive one that they use for pap-smears. Every time any lube enters my vaginal area inside, it stings! Like...

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  • Light period for a month

    Hello everyone again, I dont know if i should worry or not but ive had my period since 2 years and it used to be heavy but recently i have had it 2-3 months apart and this time it has been very light for about a month now do i need to see a doctor? Thanks, Hannah

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  • Pulling feeling in vagina, how can I stop it?

    Hi. I often get the feeling my vagina is being pulled but it's recently become more frequent. I'm in my late teens and had my period for a few years now and I haven't had sex so I'm not pregnant. Please help me end this!! Also sorry I didn't know which category to put this in

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  • Please help white discharge and bumps in vaginal

    Hi. I am freaking out.. it started with itching in the inside of vagina so i checked and saw bumps with some white discharge... today it started burning when i pee and it looked like the picture below.. i am scared at first i thought it was a fungal infection but then i saw the bumps and i am thinking...

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  • Thrush symptoms like Uti

    Hi I am new to this forum . I hope someone can help me with my questions . 10 days ago I had a cyst and had to go on a course of antibiotics . Half way through them I started feeling sore around area where you urinate urethra I think it called. Then started need toilet constant and feeling just a pressure...

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  • Thrush - again and again

    Hi there, I've posted on here before about recurrent thrush which starts around my period and I wanted to share my findings with you all. I visited a gynaecologist who said that the main cause could be iron deficiency, so I started taking a supplement as well as a long term course (6 months) of...

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  • candida infection/shingles/what?

    Dear all,  I hope you can help me with this particular question. It is a particularly long story, so I hope you bear with me. A couple of weeks ago, I thought I had a vaginal yeast infection, so after contacting my GP (who took a culture), I had OTC medication. This however did not seem to resolve...

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  • Random abnormality in genital area

    About 4 months ago when wiping after using the bathroom I noticed my perineal was extremely hard. I have no pain and my bowl movements have remained regular. Since monitoring it I noticed it is most hard after a bowl movement but softens slightly within an hour or so, I do at times experience slight...

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  • Does fluconazole cause gas...?

    Pretty upset at present as for past month have been watching what i eat due to food intolerance, even keeping an in-depth food diary.  Virtually ruling out everything allowed me to have a life without constant gas.  I suspect fructose.  On Sunday evening i started with thrush (vaginal),...

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  • Please tell me It goes away eventually

    I am 30 years old and I've been dealing with yeast infection for like a yr now  or more I've tried all the monistat creams, pH,probiatics, apple cider vinegar, tea tree oil,boric acid tabs,acidophilius pills plus gynecologist keeps giving me fluconazole in cream and pill form  Right...

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  • Persistent infections and dryness

    Hello everyone, hope you are all well. This is gonna be a rather longer post but I don't know where should I seek help anymore. I used to be a healthy female (I'm currently 22yo) until I took BIRTH CONTROL pill (with estrogen) due to my PCOS. After just 2 weeks of taking it, I got yeast infection...

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  • Yeast infection or std?

    Hello I hope you are fine.. I am really worried right now.. yesterday I started feeling itching in the inside of my vagina and I thought it was a yeast infection because I know the symptoms from other times..I had also thick white discharge so I applied some cream..today I checked again and I saw some...

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  • Vaginal discomfort for years, not sure what to do?

    Hello everyone This is my first time here and this is the only time I've told anyone about my problem. For years now, my vagina has been unbearably itchy. In previous years it was more towards the inside of my vagina but now it's just the labia, the lips and more recently, the hood of my clitoris...

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  • Please help white discharge and bumps in vagina

    Hi. I am freaking out.. it started with itching in the inside of vagina so i checked and saw bumps with some white discharge... today it started burning when i pee and it looked like the picture below.. i am scared at first i thought it was a fungal infection but then i saw the bumps and i am thinking...

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