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What Is Genital Candidiasis

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Systemic Candidiasis

Table of Contents Cause Diagnosis Treatment Antifungal Drugs and Pregnancy Side Effects The Problem of Antifungal Resistance Drug Interactions Preventing Fungal Infections Naturally Chart for Treating Candidiasis Candidiasis is a fungal infection and among the most common conditions seen in people with HIV. While candidiasis is a rather common condition in general, it's often the first illness and sign that HIV disease is...
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Systematic Candidiasis

I have had an overgrowth of yeast in my vaginal area for approximately 4 years and now it seems to have spread through my body...I don't have regular really bad yeast infections but my boyfriend has a constant jock itch. (we are both positive)....
Judith Feinberg, M.D.

Response from Judith Feinberg, M.D.

University of Cincinnati, College of Medicine
It may be that you and your boyfriend are trading yeast infections back and forth between you. You don't say whether either one of you is taking combination medicine for HIV. If you aren't, that may provide your body with enough of a... Read more »

erythematous candidiasis

Dr. ReznikI had unprotected vaginal intercourse in December.(she tested neg. in Dec. but not exclusive relationship) Since then we had intercourse a couple more times but strictly with condoms. I did allow a brief unprotected oral sex performed by...
David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Response from David A. Reznik, D.D.S.

Grady Health System
Since you have indicated a negative HIV test 6 months after unprotected intercourse and have not participated in any high risk activities since (this assumption is based on the contents of this question), I would very much doubt that seroconversion... Read more »

Candidiasis, No reactivo

Buenas noches doctor, mi preocupacion es la siguiente: hace 6 aos tuve una relacion sexual (vaginal) con una chica sin proteccion, actualmente observo en mi boca lesiones tipicas de candida albicas y sufro de diarreas recurrentes, mi actual novia la...
Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Response from Steven M. Natterstad, M.D.

Frascino Medical Group
Buenas noches,No, no otra prueba (eres VIH negativo), sino una cita con tu mdico de cabecera para una evaluacin de estas lesiones en tu boca (no tienes la titulacin necesaria de diagnosticar candidiasis oral) y de las diarreas recurrentes. No tienen... Read more »

Candidiasis recurrente

Hola Doctor! Mi pareja padece de candidiasis vaginal desde hace unos 5 0 6 aos. Nunca se lo haba tratado hasta hace un par de aos, pero le volvi a salir. Hace 4 meses se volvi a tratar y de momento no ha vuelto a padecerla. No hemos padecido ninguno...
Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Response from Jorge Santana Bagur, M.D.

Universidad de Puerto Rico
En el caso de su pareja es importante que se evalue con su medico. Candidiasis recurrente en mujer joven sexualmente actiiva puede deberse entre otras cosas a desordenes hormonales, Diabetes, pero tambien hay que descartar la posibilidad de... Read more »
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Candidiasis a los 19 dias????

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
hola!!!

espero que alguien me pueda responder o sacarme de la duda...el dia 23 de junio tuve una relacion sexual con una persona de la cual desconosco su estatus en cuanto al vih...la relacion fue vaginal sin proteccion...el miedo me surgio a razi de... Read more »

candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 3 Replies
My girlfriend is suffering with vaginal candidiasis.I read in many pages that it could be the first sign for HIV.She had a test for HIV and it was negative.Please give me some information, im worried for her and myself.Could the test be wrong and... Read more »

itchy vagina? vaginal candidiasis

Posted by wishingforacure, 3 Replies
I am HIV+ and recently my vagina has been itchy. Usually before I get my period. I don't have any STI's. The doctor said this may happen more often since I am HIV+. Is anyone experiencing this? Is there any way to get rid of it or make it better?... Read more »

erythematous candidiasis

Posted by Anonymous, 1 Reply
After as exposure in January i had lots of problems with teeths, a month after i get red spots in my mouth in the roof, its always there and hurts a lot and are always burning. Could it be something transmited by mouth??? i made a negative Elisa.... Read more »