Can cornstarch inside vagina cause yeast or other infections?
Patient : Is is prolonged exposure (up to 1 hour) of the interior of the vagina to cornstarch at all harmful? Could the cornstarch, especially if it breaks down into sugars, possibly promote yeast or other infections?
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