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could my boyfriend's prostate infection have given me bacterial vaginosis?

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Dr. Chris Kyle
Urology 18 years experience
No: Unlikely.
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 53 years experience
Probably not: The exact causes of BV aren't known, i.e. why mostly normal bacteria grow to excessive numbers. The causes of most cases of prostatitis also are no known. Neither is believed to cause the other.

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