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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience in Infectious Disease
Recirremt BV: Probably you mean bacterial vaginosis. Recurrent BV is common and often a difficult problem. No sex for the next several weeks, or consistent condom u ... Read More

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A 25-year-old male asked:
Dr. Tony Ho
Dr. Tony Ho answered
13 years experience in Infectious Disease
A number of ways: Most common stds are bacterial, so sexual transmission is one way; alternatively, you can have fecal contamination if fecal matter made its way to the ... Read More
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A 53-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
48 years experience in Pathology
Discharge: Bacterial overgrowth in the vagina due to altered flora, bacterial vaginosis, is a more common problem than invasive bacterial infections. This entit ... Read More
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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Raj Syal
Dr. Raj Syal answered
32 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: It can happen the first time you have sex.
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A 36-year-old male asked:
Dr. Steven Weissberg
54 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal infection: An infection of a woman's vagina due to a bacteria.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Nathaniel Drourr
28 years experience in Pain Management
Absolutely: Anytime you shave you cause micro-cuts in the skin (sometimes large cuts). This breaks down your bodies first defense against infection. Additionall ... Read More
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A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dan Fisher
26 years experience in Internal Medicine
Too early: This could be vaginal yeast, but it is a little to early to be related to the antibiotics. It may have existed prior to the "infection" or may have b ... Read More
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A 52-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Levey
26 years experience in Pediatrics
Antibiotics: ....Which can be prescribed by your gynecologist after a proper evaluation.
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
STDs: There are twelve common stds. Each of them have their own signs and symptoms. Which one are you unsure about?
A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bacteria can : Bacteria, yeast, and viruses like herpes can all do this. With something so severe you definitly need to be seen by a doctor.

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