Top
10
Doctor insights on: Vaginitis Pregnancy

Share
1

1
I'm almost positive that I have vaginitis because i had unprotected sex. Could that prevent pregnancy?

I'm almost positive that I have vaginitis because i had unprotected sex. Could that prevent pregnancy?

Not likely...: Although vaginitis can cause an alteration to the normal ph and bacteria within the vagina, it is still possible to get pregnant. ...Read more

Dr. Corey Clay
4 doctors shared insights

Pregnancy (Definition)

When your due date arrives, you will be more than ready to have your baby! Most women deliver the baby somewhere between 37 and 42 weeks. According to the American College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists, only 5% of babies arrive on the exact due date. Approximately 7% of babies are not delivered by 42 weeks, and when that happens, it is referred to ...Read more


2

2
I am positive that I have vaginitis , and i had unprotected sex . Could that prevent pregnancy, what to do?

I am positive that I have vaginitis , and i had unprotected sex . Could that prevent pregnancy, what to do?

Not necessarily: The ability of some sperm to survive in spite of some adverse conditions is well documented. It only takes one to do the deed. Home testing is a way to begin checking, with followup as needed. It would also be prudent to get the vaginitis cleared up. ...Read more

3

3
Are vaginal infections common in pregnancy?

Yeast infections: Yeast infections may occur more often when pregnant. ...Read more

6

6
Need doctor's help! I have vaginitis?

Need doctor's help! I have vaginitis?

Encourage you to : See your gynecologist so that the exact cause of the vaginitis can be identified and treated. ...Read more

7

7
What are symptoms of bacterial vaginitis?

Usually discharge: And odor your gyn can do an in office test or a culture to find out one way or the other. ...Read more

9

9
What causes a person to get bacterial vaginitis?

What causes a person to get bacterial vaginitis?

Bacteria : These happens when the balance in normal bacteria is disrupted. Decrease in lactobacilli which produces hydrogen peroxide which helps kills other bacteria is outgrown. This usually happens when there is a change in the vaginal environment. ...Read more

10

10
How common is atrophic vaginitis in 42 year old?

Not very: Atrophic vaginitis typically presents after menopause. While menopause can occur any time after the age of 40, most women will not experience menopause (or atrophic vaginitis) until after the age of 50 or 52. When it does occur, it is quite treatable with estrogen replacement. ...Read more

Dr. Kevin Fleishman
586 doctors shared insights

Vaginitis (Definition)

The suffix "itis" means inflammation. The "vagin" portion refers to the vagina, so it is inflammation of the vagina. Usually (almost always) this inflammation is due to infection, and there are several different causes for infections of this ...Read more


Dr. Timothy Brown
457 doctors shared insights

Vaginal Infections (Definition)

Vaginal infections is a term for any infection affecting the vagina and can be caused by yeast or bacteria, and may be sexually transmitted. They may result in pain, ...Read more