I think I have a yeast infection

Patient

Q: I think I have a yeast infection but I am too scared to visit a doctor. Is it ok to get medication without a consultation?

Doctor

A:   Hi,
Thanks for the query.

I understand your concern.
By clinical examination and investigations, only the exact cause of the infection can be identified.
Using treatment without consulting a doctor can lead to complications like aggrevation of symptoms, side effects due to drugs etc.
So, please do consult your doctor, get examined and go for relevant investigations then take treatment accordingly.

Take care.

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