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Can a woman get a yeast infection in her eyes or nose that have allergy like symptoms from touching her vagina then eye?

Related Topics: Allergy, Yeast Infection, Eyes, Nose, Vagina

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That would not be likely. Yeast likes warm, dark, moist places, like the vagina or inside a diaper. The eyes and nose really doesn't have a welcoming environment that would be favorable to yeast. You are safe.

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