My yeast infection won't go away I had a many antibiotics for stds I had n now this uncurable yeast infection won't go away I'm starting to think I was born with it my dumb ass mom probably pass it to me and she gave it to me n now I'm just realizing that what can I do no doctors can find a cure for it and now I get these rashes behind my leg and under my breast for some reason idk if its cause of my yeast infection
Rashes in areas where more sweating occurs is caused by fungal infection but not necessarily yeasts. Most common fungi causing such infection are dermatophytes or tinea. These infections are not hereditary. I suggest you get a fungal culture done of the skin scrapings from your rashes to confirm the pathogen causing infection.
This test might take around two to three weeks. I suggest you get in touch with a dermatologist and get antifungal therapy prescribed based on the test results.
Mind you, antifungal therapy needs to be continued for at least 6 weeks to 3 months. If treatment is not taken correctly, there is chance of recurrence of lesions.
Maintenance of personal hygiene is a must and keep those areas clean and dry.
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