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klebsiella pneumoniae and bacterial vaginosis

A 34-year-old member asked:
Dr. Kevin O'neil
27 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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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
Dr. Vaidehi Patel
11 years experience Internal Medicine
Imbalance of flora: Bacterial vaginosis is a very common vaginal infection in women. It is from bacteria that live normally in the vagina and for unclear reasons, overgro ... Read More
Dr. Jamie Glover
21 years experience Family Medicine
BV is an imbalance: Sexual activity with new or multiple partners is a risk factor although it is not an STI per se and there is no evidence that treating a partner will ... Read More
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 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
25 years experience Internal Medicine
Flagyl or Clinda: Metronidazole or Clindamycin orally or vaginally.
A 32-year-old member asked:
Dr. Michael Klein
20 years experience Family Medicine
Antibiotics: Bv can be treated by either the oral version of a drug called Metronidazole or there is a vaginal suppository version of this same medication. One c ... Read More
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A 37-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
36 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
By a check up: Bacterial vaginosis is one of the common vaginal infections women get. Symptoms include vaginal irritation, a grey discharge and a fishy odor. The w ... Read More
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A 42-year-old male asked:
Dr. Chevies Newman
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Can be difficult: Difficultto say, if u wear a thong then give that a break. It's like a wick going from back to front. Metro gel vaginal after intercourse or 2x per ... Read More
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A 34-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Sterling
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Perils of the Vagina: Some people just get recurrences of things,like UTIs or shitty boyfriends.But in your case it could be due to a re-infection or failure of the drugs u ... Read More
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A 19-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Unlikely: BV may be caused by alterations in the acid content of the vagina and the growth of bacteria in the vagina because of these changes, although there is ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Malodorous: The most common symptom is a"fishy" malodorous vaginal discharge, and the gyn md can do testing to find out in the office during your exam.
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