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Need referral for gyno or infectious disease dr in los angeles area who can cure complicated bacterial infection of vagina/vulva. Suffering 3 months.

Need referral for gyno or infectious disease dr in los angeles area who can cure complicated bacterial infection of vagina/vulva. Suffering 3 months.

As above : I am sorry about u suffering , i hope some physicians from california will read u message and provide u with what u want? if not ask u insurance company. ...Read more

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Dr. Tanya Russo
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Infection (Definition)

Infections are invasions of some other organism (fungus, bacteria, parasite) or viruses into places where they do not belong. For instance, we have normal gut bacteria that live within us without causing problems; however, when those penetrate the bowel wall and enter the bloodstream, ...Read more


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Is it possible to get a bacterial infection of the vagina from old razor?

Absolutely: Anytime you shave you cause micro-cuts in the skin (sometimes large cuts). This breaks down your bodies first defense against infection. Additionally the razor I am sure had bacteria on it which you may have introduced directly into the skin. Pls see you doc. Hope this helps. ...Read more

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Starting taking smz/tmp ds 800-160 to treat a bacterial infection of the vagina. This is day two & i already have whitish discharge. Signs of yeast?

Starting taking smz/tmp ds 800-160 to treat a bacterial infection of the vagina. This is day two & i already have whitish discharge. Signs of yeast?

Too early: This could be vaginal yeast, but it is a little to early to be related to the antibiotics. It may have existed prior to the "infection" or may have been your primary infection. Hard to tell. ...Read more

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How fast can you get the symptoms of a bacterial infection of the vagina or an std?

How fast can you get the symptoms of a bacterial infection of the vagina or an std?

STDs: There are twelve common stds. Each of them have their own signs and symptoms. Which one are you unsure about? ...Read more

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How do you get a bacterial infection of the vagina?

How do you get a bacterial infection of the vagina?

A number of ways: Most common stds are bacterial, so sexual transmission is one way; alternatively, you can have fecal contamination if fecal matter made its way to the vaginal vault. Anything that flushes external material into the vagina, such as douching, could lead to a bacterial infection as well. ...Read more

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What is the definition or description of: Bacterial infection of the vagina?

What is the definition or description of: Bacterial infection of the vagina?

Bacteria causing inf: bacteria normally reside in vagina as resistence to infection goes down they can cause infection causing discharge, itch and odor very easy to treat ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bacterial infection of the vagina?

What are the symptoms of bacterial infection of the vagina?

Discharge: Bacterial overgrowth in the vagina due to altered flora, bacterial vaginosis, is a more common problem than invasive bacterial infections. This entity causes vaginal discharge, that may be foul smelling, irritation, itching and may be associated with urinary infections. ...Read more

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Can a bacterial infection of the vagina cause burning/redness of whole vulva, anus, and urethra? Or is this more likely vulvodynia?

Can a bacterial infection of the vagina cause burning/redness of whole vulva, anus, and urethra? Or is this more likely vulvodynia?

May be: If whole perineum with vagina and anus area invoke than this is serious infection leads to fasciitis , fournier gangrene, needs to be seen by surgeon ...Read more

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Was given medicine for bacterial infection I have in my vagina and I have bloody discharge and i don't know if im pregnant can I be losing a baby?

Probably not: Bacterial vaginosis causes trauma to the cervix and that may be the reason for the brown discharge. In any case, do a pregnancy test and this way you will be sure. ...Read more

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If i had open wounds from shaving on my vagina, is it possible to get a bacterial infection through your vagina during sexual intercourse.

If i had open wounds from shaving on my vagina, is it possible to get a bacterial infection through your vagina during sexual intercourse.

Yes: Bacteria can enter any type of open cut or wound, if you are worried see your gyn for an exam and cultures and antibiotics can be started if necessary. ...Read more

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If I have a bacterial infection in my vagina can I take something over-the-counter to get rid of the problem like a probiotic or something ?

If I have a bacterial infection in my vagina can I take something over-the-counter to get rid of the problem like a probiotic or something ?

Not likely: Bacterial infection are cured in high percentage with antibiotics. I am not gonna advice you to treat yourself the presumed vaginal infection.Please see your doc and let him find out the problem and treat it. ...Read more

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Ways to prevent yeast infection or a bacterial infection at your vagina? Does it help if i don't wear underwear when i sleep or does it make it worse?

Ways to prevent yeast infection or a bacterial infection at your vagina? Does it help if i don't wear underwear when i sleep or does it make it worse?

Does not matter: Maintaining a healthy vaginal flora and ph is the best way to avoid overgrowth with unwanted bacteria, like yeast or a mix of anaerobic bacteria, that cause bacterial vaginosis. You should avoid vaginal douches and what often helps are otc vaginal ph balancing gels. They come in packs of single applicators and you get them most of the time in supermarkets, next to the tampons. ...Read more

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How do I prevent from getting yeast infection or bacterial infection in my vagina?

How do I prevent from getting yeast infection or bacterial infection in my vagina?

Question unclear: Are you getting these? Or do you just want to prevent the possibility? Stop taking Keflex and this will reduce the risk of candidiasis. Bv is not likely to occur unless some change in the acidity or other environmental changes in your vaginal secretions. Doubt you can prevent this from occurring. ...Read more

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Could husband ejaculating inside me be causing bacterial infections in my vagina? I shower, wipe, and only have sex with my husband?

Could husband ejaculating inside me be causing bacterial infections in my vagina? I shower, wipe, and only have sex with my husband?

See your doctor: If you continue to have repeat vaginal infections, talk over your history and symptoms with your doctor. Normally, semen should not cause bacterial infections. Make sure that you urinate after sex and do not douche. Douching wipes out all the good bacteria in the vagina and can set you up for infection. Birth control, bladder infections, medications can also cause infections. See your doctor soon. ...Read more

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I have been having itchy,kinda hurts when having intercourse then a lil bit of bleeding on vagina what is it ? Could i have an bacterial infection?

I have been having itchy,kinda hurts when having intercourse then a lil bit of bleeding on vagina what is it ? Could i have an bacterial infection?

Investigate: Vaginal bleeding after sex is not something to take lightly. There is a laundry list of possible causes and you should get yourself examined by a physician. Of course infection could be one of the causes among others. ...Read more

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Being treated for bacterial infection of vagina. Vulva area is red, and burns. What can I safely use on area to soothe the skin?

Being treated for bacterial infection of vagina. Vulva area is red, and burns. What can I safely use on area to soothe the skin?

Think diaper rash!: If the vulva and perirectal area are this irritated, you might want to approach it like you would a diaper rash. For example, a&d ointment, zinc oxide, or dessitin are great "water-proofers." they may help protect the area while you have a chance to heal. Good luck. Lgromkomd. ...Read more

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Is changing positions during sex a way to get a bacterial infection through the vagina.

Is changing positions during sex a way to get a bacterial infection through the vagina.

No: Exposure is exposure. The only way to worsen it would be to move from anal to vaginal sex without properly cleaning. ...Read more

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
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Bacterial Infections (Definition)

Bacteria are tiny organisms that can only be seen with a microscope. When certain bacteria enter the body, they can cause infections that must ...Read more


Bacteria (Definition)

Are omnipresent single celled organisms which are the both the simplest form of life and the original form of life on earth. The are ...Read more