A 32-year-old member asked:
will men have to be treated for bacterial vaginosis if his spouse has it?
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Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
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A 42-year-old member asked:
What is bacterial vaginosis and could men get it as well?
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Pain Management 27 years experience
Women only: Bacterial vaginosis (bv) is characterized by disruption of the normal vaginal flora. Present in about 29% of us women of reproductive age, BV is one of the most common causes of vaginal symptoms.1, 2 in addition to symptomatic irritation and a potentially increased risk for HIV and other sexually transmitted infections, BV is associated with a variety of adverse reproductive health outcomes.
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Last updated Sep 28, 2016
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