Can Stress Cause Thrush

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STRESS....AND THRUSH

Hi doctor Horwath, I was wondering if stress causes thrush, I heard that it did but wasn't sure, if stress causes thrush; would the thrush caused by stress still bleed when you brushed it?THANK YOU
Ewald Horwath, M.D.

Response from Ewald Horwath, M.D.

University of Miami School of Medicine
...Thrush is a Candidal infection, which is caused by failure of the immune system to protect against fungal infections. It is not caused Read more »

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