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A 18-year-old female asked about a 20-year-old female:

When your vagina smells of fish and leaks urine when cough does it mean you have an infection from sex? if so what sort of infection could it be.

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Dr. John Munshower
Family Medicine 31 years experience
Possible: But not all infections are caused by sex. With your foul smell and minor incontinence, get yourself checked out including a vaginal exam and some testing for infections. Best wishes, .
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