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Symptons Of Thrush Of Esophagus

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Thrush in the esophagus

What are the complications that can happen when thrush moves into the esophagus?...
Gerald Pierone, M.D.

Response from Gerald Pierone, M.D.

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The main complication is difficulty and pain with swallowing. This can become quite severe and typically is readily treatable with Diflucan tablets. In unusual cases there is Candida (the fungus that causes thrush) which is resistant to Diflucan... Read more »

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thrush

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
after initial infection, how long afer could thrush appear, and how severe. Also can anyone tell me the typical problems and symptons after say 4 - 6 months.
Any advice apprec Read more »

throat thrush

Posted by Anonymous
is it likely to have thrush in the esophagus with never having it in the mouth, first? anyone know what the symptoms are for this throat infection?

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coated tongue is not thrush

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
Hello. Ive seen a lot a lot of people concern about having their tongues whited. They say i brush it and the next day is the same, is this hiv sympton? NO. One thing is trush that appears like white patches in your tongue and other parts, that CAN... Read more »

symptons

Posted by Anonymous, 4 Replies
I beg all people worried about various symptons to bite the bullet and go and get tested straight away , and therefore not risk making the same mistake as me.
I had a risky one night stand 3yrs ago and ever since had been convinced i contacted the... Read more »