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Vagina Smells Like Sewage
When I urinate my vagina smells like sewage, i know the toilets are clean so it's not that, what could it be?
Bacterial overgrowth: Sewage is a new one for me. Usually dead fish, asset the risk of being politically incorrect. The odor is produced by amines emitted by the anaerobic (non oxygen consuming) bacteria that tend to overgrow when the vaginal environment ph is high or basic. The replace the"good" bacteria, lactobacillus. This happens with sex and around a woman's period. Treatment is easy but recurrence is common. ...Read more
Hi, im 18 years old and my first symptoms were itchy vagina then i had white flakes in my discharge. When they itchiness and white flakes went away i got this terrible odor. Almost like fish and sewage. Ive tried to go to the doctor but i never have time
I recently had this strongsmellcome from my vagina but onlywhen aroused.Any other time there is no odor..Smells like sex but 10x stronger?
Get a check up: You may have "bacterial vaginosis". Get a check up by your physician and get treatment . ...Read more
INFECTION: You probably have a vaginal infection called 'bacterial vaginosis'. It is caused by an overgrowth of your own (anaerobic) vaginal bacteria. You should get checked for this infection and get other infections ruled out (gc/chlamydia/trich/yeast). A simple oral antibiotic will cure this major nuisance. Hope you better soon! ...Read more
Well..: With some foods it is trueGet a more detailed answer ›
Smell: Smell is usually sign of infection. See gyn. ...Read more
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