Cutaneous candidiasis, also known as a yeast infection, causes an uncomfortable and itchy rash on the skin. Dr. Dolder at Greenwich Point Dermatology in Greenwich, CT, is experienced in diagnosing and treating the various types of yeast infections, from diaper rash, nail infections, and vaginal yeast infections.
What are the signs and symptoms of a yeast infection?
Candida fungus presents as an itchy rash with pimple-like bumps that appears in warm, moist places such as skin folds, genitals, trunk, buttocks, and beneath the breasts. It can even appear in nails.
Those most at risk for developing a yeast infection are those who are immunocompromised, have diabetes, or are obese.
What are my treatment options for a yeast infection?
After a comprehensive exam and confirmed diagnosis of a yeast infection, Dr. Dolder can recommend a variety of treatment options. These can vary from topical or oral antifungal medications.
If you think you may have a yeast infection, get in touch with Greenwich Point Dermatology.