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can you get bv in your mouth

A 16-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Brown
43 years experience Gynecology
NO BV in the mouth: Bacterial vaginosis is a condition where the vagina is colonized with a collection of bacteria that can cause symptoms (increased discharge, odor are ... Read More
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Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Bv is bacterial vaginosis, an overgrowth of one of combination of gardnerella vaginalis, mobiluncus, bacteroides, and mycoplasma. These are normal b ... Read More
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A 31-year-old female asked:
Dr. William Harris
32 years experience Family Medicine
Probably not: Bv is an overgrowth of lactobacillus that lives in the vagina normally. It causes a discharge with odor (but no itching). It is unlikely that the ph d ... Read More
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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Yeast infection: If you are having persistent vaginal discharge it must be seen and examined before a diagnosis can be made. Go back and see your gynecologist. Good lu ... Read More
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A 17-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Recurrent BV: Recurrent BV is a common problem, and unfortunately the most effective treatments (usually metronidazole by mouth) can trigger yeast infections. BV is ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Bacterial vaginosis is not transmitted in this way.
A 43-year-old female asked:
Dr. Bassam Amawi
48 years experience Psychiatry
Yes: This can be the side effect of this medication.
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A 25-year-old female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Just get tested: It is simple, get HIV tested if you have engaged with multiple sexual partners or high risk "sexcapades" and stop "worrying".
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeffrey Levine
30 years experience Family Medicine
No!: Bacterial vaginosis is caused by an overgrowth of pathologic bacteria in the vagina, due to factors that deplete healthy acid producing vaginal flora ... Read More
A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Christine Hom
29 years experience Pediatrics
Very low risk: But please do wash off any visible blood, trim the nail short and apply a bandaid over broken skin.

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