Can Hpv Cause Thrush?

Featured Article
Thrush is a yeast infection of the mucus membrane lining of the mouth and tongue.
Alternative Names

Candidiasis - oral; Oral thrush; Fungal infection - mouth; Candide - oral

Causes, incidence, and risk factors

Thrush is caused by forms of a fungus called Candida. A small amount of this fungus lives in your mouth most of the time. It is usually kept in check by your immune system and other types of germs that also normally live in your mouth.

However, when your immune system is weaker, the...

Read more

More information on "Can Hpv Cause Thrush?"

From Our Experts

See more SharePosts »

From Our Sources

More on Sexual Health »

Ask a Question

Get answers from our experts and community members.

View all questions (7392) >