Yeast Infection Caused Uterus Transplant Complications

New information on the Cleveland Clinic’s failed uterus transplant emerged this week. In a statement issued Friday, the hospital said a common yeast infection (Candida albicans) “compromised the blood supply to the uterus, causing the need for removal.” Candida albicans is a type of fungus that is naturally found in the vaginal microbiome. However, illness and…