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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:


American Congress of Obstetricians and Gynecologists

US Office on Women's Health



The Society of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists of Canada

Women's Health Matters



Vaginal yeast infections fact sheet. US Office on Women's Health website. Available at: . Updated July 16, 2012. Accessed July 26, 2013.

Vulvovaginal candidiasis.EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at: . Updated July 18, 2013. Accessed July 26, 2013.

Yeast infections. American Academy of Family Physicians Family Doctor website. Available at: . Updated August 2010. Accessed July 26, 2013.


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