Testing & Diagnosis for Thrush Candidiasis and Yeast Infections in Children

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How is candidiasis diagnosed?

In addition to a medical history and physical examination, your child's physician may scrape off a skin sample to confirm the diagnosis with a microscope or a culture.

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