Quick Facts: What You Need to Know About Recurrent Vulvovaginal

Medically reviewed. Mary Jane Minkin They are itchy, annoying, and sometimes painful. They’re also very common in women, but no one wants to talk about them: yeast infections. The technical term for these infections is vulvovaginal candidiasis (VVC) and is caused by an overgrowth of the fungus. candidaGenerally Candida albicans, often referred to as yeast. …