Vaginal yeast infection is a common type of infection in women but it is not a sexually transmitted disease. The infection is most often caused due to a weak immune system. However transmission of the yeast through sex is possible. Some men can get an itchy rash on the penis after having unprotected sex with an infected woman. The risk of transmission of infection is higher in men who are not circumcised.
Read to know the prognosis of vaginal yeast infections:
If your symptoms won't go away or you have recurrent symptoms don’t ignore them or self-treat. The symptom may be caused due to some other condition such as other vaginal infections, allergic reaction or sensitivity, eczema.
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