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    Understanding Vaginal Yeast Infections -- Symptoms

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    What Are the Symptoms of a Vaginal Yeast Infection?

    Symptoms of vaginal yeast infections include:

    • Pain, sometimes with urination
    • Itching, irritation in vulvar region
    • Vaginal discharge that may be white and curd-like or watery
    • Painful intercourse

    Sometimes symptoms of allergic vulvitis or chemical irritation mimic those of a vaginal yeast infection, but the treatment is different.

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    If you think you have a vaginal yeast infection, let your doctor know.

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    Reviewed by Trina Pagano, MD on March 14, 2015
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