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What is vaginitis?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
See below: Vaginitis means inflammation of the vagina it has several different causes yeast infection, trichomonas infection and bacterial vaginosis are the most common causes. The symptoms include vaginal discharge, irritation, odor, itching, burning on urination and discomfort with intercourse.
Dr. Lee Ann Roberts
Gynecology 41 years experience
Infection & other: Vagin"itis" means inflammation of the vagina; the symptoms often include abnormal discharge and irritation. It can be caused by organisms either not present there normally or present in only small numbers (yeast, trichomonas, some bacterial types). Lack of estrogen after menopause and certain autoimmune disorders can also cause a similar problem.

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A 33-year-old member asked:

What should I do treat vaginitis?

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Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
Obstetrics and Gynecology 20 years experience
See a doc: Treatment of vaginitis requires medical diagnosis and treatment.
A 16-year-old female asked:

What is vaginitis?

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Dr. Michael Ein
Infectious Disease 48 years experience
See below: Vaginitis means inflammation of the vagina it has several different causes yeast infection, trichomonas infection and bacterial vaginosis are the most common causes. The symptoms include vaginal discharge, irritation, odor, itching, burning on urination and discomfort with intercourse.
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A 32-year-old male asked:

What are the symptoms of Vaginitis?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
The symptoms of Vaginitis include:: Abdominal pain, Fever, Itching, Pain during sex, Red skin, Vaginal bleeding, Vaginal discharge, Vaginal dryness, Painful urination, Burning with urination, Vaginal itching.
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A 32-year-old male asked:

What are some of the tests for Vaginitis?

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Dr. Geoffrey Rutledge
Internal Medicine 41 years experience
The tests for Vaginitis include:: Acidity of vaginal fluid, Trichomonas culture, Wet mount.

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