DermNet provides Google Translate, a free machine translation service. Note that this may not provide an exact translation in all languages. September Lichen simplex of the vulva is a pruritic form of dermatitis in which excessive scratching or rubbing leads to lichenification. Characteristically, there are well- demarcated , erythematous or hyperpigmented , thickened plaques affecting one or both sides of the vulva.
Breastfeeding women can develop a yeast infection in their breast which can be passed back and forth between mom and baby. Candida, also called yeast, is a fungus that occurs naturally in the mucous membranes and on the skin. An overgrowth of yeast can cause an infection. Yeast infections may lead to plugged ducts and mastitis. Your doctor may prescribe an antifungal medication like Diflucan fluconazole which can be very effective;. Mommas- if you are suffering with a yeast infection now, we are sorry and know how much pain you are having.