A 38-year-old female asked:
having a laparoscopic full hysterectomy in 2007 due to ovarian cysts and endometriosis i have noticed an odor after sex. no other changes or issues that i have noticed however. no itching, pain etc. what can cause this?
1 doctor answer
Dr. John Berryman answered
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal odor: There is a condition called "bacterial vaginosis", which does produce an unpleasant odor. This can be treated with antibiotics, but if your partner has "other contacts" it can recur. Ask your gyn provider for an exam and treatment.
Answered on Jan 29, 2018
90,000 U.S. doctors in 147 specialties are here to answer your questions or offer you advice, prescriptions, and more. Get help now:
People also searched for:
Connect by text or video with a U.S. board-certified doctor now — wait time is less than 1 minute!