Symptomatic difference between genital herpes and candidiasis - Online Doctor Chats
Doctor : hi
User : hello
Doctor : how can i help you
User : how can you tell the difference between genital herpes and canidiasis
User : ...by the symptoms?
Doctor : and candidiasis is an fungal infection
User : is it transmitted via intercourse?
Doctor : herpes is an viral infection
Doctor : y do you need the difference
Doctor : which one?
User : because I'm wanting to know if I have some viral infection or if it's fungal. both women I've been with get frequent checkups and say that they haven't had any problems but a yeast infection is pretty common from what I've been reading
User : redness under forskin that itches...sometimes get dry and flakes off
User : just placed some Miconazole on it and the itching subsided
Doctor : candidiasis is an fungal and it spreads through contact also.. but the common mode is it occurs in immunocompromised patients with aids
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