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Yeast Infection (in Women and Men)

What are the signs and symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection?

Symptoms can include:

  • a vaginal discharge that is typically thick,
  • odorless, and
  • whitish-gray in color.

The discharge has been described as having a cottage-cheese-like consistency.

Other symptoms of a vaginal yeast infection include:

  • An intense itching of the vaginal or genital area
  • Irritation and burning
  • Pain during sexual intercourse
  • Pain or burning during urination
  • Redness or soreness of the vagina or vulva in women; swelling of the vagina Continue Reading
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