Thrush is a yeast infection that is caused by a natural fungus in the body. It’s not a sexually transmitted infection, but it can be passed on during sex.
- Thrush may cause severe itching, swelling and redness to the genital area.
- More common in females.
- Using soaps and shower gels can trigger thrush
Testing and Treatments:
- We can only offer a test if you are experiencing thrush like symptoms
- Treatments can include tablets, creams and a pessary (a small, soluble block that is inserted into the vagina)