• Cassandra Cassandra
    October 01, 2013
    Can yeast infections cause blisters? Or is it herpes?
    Cassandra Cassandra
    October 01, 2013

    About a couple of months ago I had itching down there, for which I didn't really do anything, and it disappeared once I got my period. Then almost a month later the itching started again, this time really bad, and I thought it would just go away like the previous time. I thought it was an yeast infection because I had a white discharge that sort of smelled like yeast (to me at least). I then took a short trip, after which the situation become so bad I could hardly pee or even sit.

     

    At this time I went to the gynecologist, where I realized I had a lot of boils, some of which had burst and were causing the discomfort. I was put on some antibiotics and given a Gel (Ornidazole) to apply. The gyno said I had a slight UTI and also thought I may have herpes. The last time I had had intercourse (protected) was a couple of weeks before the itching first began and never since then. Now again, since yesterday (almost two months after my last bad episode) I have been having a burning sensation while peeing, so I checked and saw that I had a couple of boils again. What do you suggest? Does it seem like herpes? Does it happen for yeast infections as well, or is it something else altogether?

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