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Symptoms of yeast infection - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Vaginal and Uterus Health
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Doctor :   hi
User :   hi doc
Doctor :   how can i help you
Doctor :   please go ahead with ur medical query
User :   well i am having a some discharge but i'm not sure if its the yeast infection
User :   how can i be sure??
Doctor :   I have to close this chat window as you have moved out of the chat. Please log in again if you need further medical advice
User :   are you still there?
Doctor :   yes
User :   about my question
Doctor :   is there any itching
User :   pertaining to the yeast infection
Doctor :   or foul smell
Doctor :   yes
User :   no
Doctor :   what is the colour of the discharge
User :   just some clear discharge
Doctor :   then it could be hormonal
User :   meaning
Doctor :   culture swabs of vaginal discharge
Doctor :   will confirm if was yeast infection or not
Doctor :   The doctor may insert a speculum into the vagina to examine the cervix
Doctor :   During the pelvic examination, the doctor inspects the woman's vaginal canal and cervix for discharge, sores, and any local pain or tenderness. Most yeast infections can be diagnosed without laboratory tests
Doctor :   are you there?
Doctor :   how old are you
Doctor :   For Health purposes please provide your Age, Gender, Location, Occupation, Marital status, Height and Weight
User :   i am 18
User :   and i am not sexual active
Doctor :   ok
Doctor :   ok
User :   so would they do that procedure in my case
Doctor :   did u change ur soap in recent past
Doctor :   u may need course of anti fungal medicine
Doctor :   which the physician would prescribe
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