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What are signs and symptoms of bacterial vaginosis (bv)?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Bacterial vaginosis: "Approximately 50 to 75 percent of women with BV have no symptoms. Those with symptoms often note an unpleasant, "fishy smelling" vaginal discharge that is more noticeable after sexual intercourse. Vaginal discharge that is off-white and thin may also be present.Some patients have itching. Pain during urination or sex, redness, and swelling are not typical." See dr to know.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
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May 11, 2015

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A 36-year-old member asked:

What are some or all of the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis bv?

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Dr. Katherine Sutherland
Gynecology 43 years experience
Odor, discharge: A "fishy" odor is the single most diagnostic symptom of bv, usually accompanied by a thin greyish white discharge. It does not usually cause itching or irritation. It may be more noticeable after sex. Many women have BV but have no symptoms at all.
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What are symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

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Family Medicine 23 years experience
Discharge: Vaginal discharge, occasionally malodorus, itching or discomfort in the vagina are the most frequent symptoms. Oftentimes, it goes unnoticed for a woman, though.
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What are the core symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

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Dr. Carolyn Thompson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Discharge, odor: Bacterial vaginitis can cause vaginal irritation, discharge, and a foul, fishy odor. See your gyn for diagnosis and treatment.
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What are the early symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

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Internal Medicine 43 years experience
Vaginosis: Foul smelling vaginal discharge.
A 36-year-old member asked:

What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis and what product should I use?

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Discharge , odor: U need to see a gyn for cultures a script antibiotic vaginal cream or supp or oral pills.

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