I was treated for a yeast infection on monday

Patient : I was treated for a yeast infection on monday. They gave me Fluconazole but tonight the itching and burning came back.. what does that mean?
Doctor :   Hi. Thank you for writing to us. You have a recurrence of yeast infection. This can happen when you have a resistant strain of yeast. Yeast is a fungus that causes infection. Fluconazole is a medication used commonly for its treatment. Repeated use and incorrect use of Fluconazole can cause resistance. This resistance causes an increase in growth of yeast. Talk to a Doctor to get a Culture and Sensitivity done. Post this, the Doctor will start you on the necessary antifungal needed. Wish you a speedy recovery.

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