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Posted by: Jay | 2004/02/13

Can thrush cause painful sex

I suffer from chronic thrush and find that sex is painful.can it be due to thrush. I get highly aroused, but intercourse is painful and sometimes dry, also embarassing. Hope there's someone who can give advice or say whether this is due to thrush.
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Yes, thrush can cause pain with sex as the vagina is inflamed. You could check the archives for ways of preventing recurrent thrush.

Best wishes

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