Vaginal Yeast Infections (cont.)
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Vaginal Yeast Infection Causes
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The vagina is an environment that maintains its own balance of microorganisms. When this balance is disrupted, such as when the fungus Candida albicans is allowed to multiply unchecked, a vaginal yeast infection can result. The following are examples of factors that can disrupt the natural balance of microorganisms that live in the vagina:
Medically Reviewed by a Doctor on 12/14/2015
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