It is very common for pregnant women to develop a vaginal infection due to increased estrogen. In principle, fungi are not usually transmitted to the fetus. However, it is important for the woman to see a doctor so that the appropriate treatment can be applied. A heavy vaginal discharge could be a symptom of candidiasis.
What if I have vaginal candidiasis in week 7 of pregnancy?
By Zaira Salvador B.Sc., M.Sc. (embryologist).
Last Update: 02/16/2022
Bachelor's Degree in Biotechnology from the Technical University of Valencia (UPV). Biotechnology Degree from the National University of Ireland en Galway (NUIG) and embryologist specializing in Assisted Reproduction, with a Master's Degree in Biotechnology of Human Reproduction from the University of Valencia (UV) and the Valencian Infertility Institute (IVI)