Candidiasis (Yeast Infection) Topic Guide

Candidiasis (Yeast Infection, Candida) Candidiasis (Yeast Infection, Candida): Candidiasis is type of yeast infection, and is the most common type of yeast infection. Areas where candidiasis yeast infection can occur are:
  • vaginal,
  • thrush (mouth),
  • skin,
  • diaper rash,
  • nailbed,
  • penile, and
  • other genital organs.
Treatment for candidiasis yeast infections are OTC and prescription medication. Rarely a candidiasis yeast infection can infect the internal organs and cause serious complications, even death.


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