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Can masturbation make a yeast infection worse?

I have a yeast infection I used monistat 1 I was feeling a little better but then one night I masturbated and now its feeling worse than ever I was wondering if I made it worse I used a condom on my toy to try to prevent the infection from getting on the toy What do I do now?
Asked On : Mon, 2 May 2011
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Pediatrician 's  Response
no masturbation is not related to yeast may be due to other causes.
Answered: Mon, 2 May 2011
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General & Family Physician Dr. Pragnesh Vachharajani's  Response
Hi,masturbation can not increase chances of infection,but use of sex toys definitely carries risk of infection.Please be careful.Visit your doctor again and get treated.bye.
Answered: Mon, 2 May 2011
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