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A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Susan Hoffman
27 years experience Pediatrics
Yes: Technically it is ok, but you should see your doctor asap for evaluation and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis causes a foamy brown vaginal discharge wi ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Antoanella Calame
18 years experience Dermatology
Bacterial vaginosis: Women in their reproductive years are most commonly affected by bacterial vaginosis, but any woman can experience the condition. Doctors don't know ex ... Read More
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Hold off for a while: No, you probably cannot infect your boyfriend. However, BV sometimes is triggered by oral sex, and oral bacteria may contribute to causing it. Therefo ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Bacterial vaginosis is not transmitted in this way.
A 47-year-old female asked:
Dr. Claudette Anderson
Specializes in Gynecology
No: This bacterial overgrowth occurs when ther is a shift in the amount of vaginal lactobacillus bacteria.the reason for that is anyone's guess.
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Michael Pakdaman
11 years experience General Practice
Bacterial Vaginosis: Gardnerella Vaginalis is the organism involved in bacterial vaginosis. There is a possibility your partner may have it as well and I recommend having ... Read More
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A 33-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Bacterial vaginitis: is the diagnosis, this occurs when gardnerella, overgrows above it's normal amount. This causes the symptoms of vaginitis. The cause of the change is ... Read More
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A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Elizabeth Hutson
27 years experience Gynecology
Antibiotics: Bacterial vaginosis is an overgrowth of normal bacteria in the vagina that can cause symptoms. It is usually treated with antibiotics. The most common ... Read More
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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Confusing...: I'd like to help, but Gardnerella is a normal bactera in the vagina. It doesn't infect men and there no is accurate way to diagnose it in men. I wonde ... Read More
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A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Metronidazole : vaginal gel, is a treatment option. This may require a prescription or not, depending on the local/regional laws.
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