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Vaginal Yeast Infection

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by Calvagna M

(Vaginal Candidiasis; Candida Vulvovaginitis; Yeast Infection; Monilial Vulvovaginitis; Vulvovaginal Candidiasis; VVC)

 

Risk Factors

Factors that may increase your chance of a yeast infection include:
 

RESOURCES

American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists
http://www.acog.org

US Office on Women's Health
http://www.womenshealth.gov

 

CANADIAN RESOURCES

The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada
http://www.sogc.org

Women's Health Matters
http://www.womenshealthmatters.ca

 

References


Vaginal yeast infections fact sheet. US Office on Women's Health website. Available at: http://www.womenshealth.gov/publications/our-publications/fact-sheet/vaginal-yeast-infections.html . Updated July 16, 2012. Accessed July 26, 2013.


Vulvovaginal candidiasis.EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed/what.php . Updated July 18, 2013. Accessed July 26, 2013.


Yeast infections. American Academy of Family Physicians Family Doctor website. Available at: http://familydoctor.org/familydoctor/en/diseases-conditions/yeast-infections.html . Updated August 2010. Accessed July 26, 2013.

 

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