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A 33-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Bacterial Vaginosis.: Don't douche or use any soaps in the vagina.

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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gregory Hines
24 years experience Family Medicine
Imbalance: Bacterial vaginosis is an imbalance between the normal bacterial and fungal components of the flora of the vagina. Usually, it is due to something th ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Stanley Ling
Specializes in Internal Medicine
Sterile: urine is usually sterile and there should not be any bacteria in it unless there is an infection. so u probably will not get a vaginal infection.
Dr. Silviu Pasniciuc
27 years experience Internal Medicine
Infection: The risk for infection is increased by the type of activity and induced micro trauma on the mucosa and the flora commonly present in the vagina. Norma ... Read More
A 28-year-old member asked:
Dr. Sfiso donald Mthimunye
Specializes in General Practice
Hi: Urine is generally sterile, meaning it contains no bacteria. Unless there's an underlying urinary tract infection. To answer your question: washing yo ... Read More
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Lauren Bickel
Specializes in Family Medicine
Not a problem: Human urine is sterile unless there is an infection present (usually causes symptoms). Hand washing with soap & water removes urine from hands &am ... Read More
A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
28 years experience Urogynecology
Multiple: Std's or sexually transmitted diseases, are diseases transmitted through sexual contact. Examples are gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, hiv, hepatitis ... Read More
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A 34-year-old male asked:
Dr. James Ferguson
46 years experience Pediatrics
You give ???: Bacterial vaginosis is not considered a STD. The vaginal environment permits the growth of a variety of germs that feed off that moisture & traces ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal pH change: The vagina is kept at a pH(acidity/alkalinity) scale of 4.5 to 5.5.(mildly acidic) by Doderleins bacteria that are "native"(beneficial) to the vagina ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
25 years experience Psychiatry
Bacterial vaginosis: Avoid Douching !!! Bacterial vaginosis is treated with metronidazole or clindamycin.
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A 38-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michio Abe
26 years experience Internal Medicine
Flagyl or Clinda: Metronidazole or Clindamycin orally or vaginally.

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