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Dr. Kevin Fleishman
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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


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How do you get vaginitis trich?

Sexual transmission: It is transmitted via intercourse, sex play, or very rarely a very warm body of water in which you swam. Trich goes from one warm moist place to another as a protozoan entity and does not survive well outside of the body. ...Read more

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How can you get acute vaginitis?

How can you get acute vaginitis?

Vaginitis: Several possibilities. A common way to get vaginitis is by acquiring an infection during sex, that is called a sexually transmitted disease (std). You need to call your doctor for an appointment for an examination. ...Read more

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Can you get vaginitis from nuvaring?

YES: Iud is a foreign object that can cause bleeding and infection. ...Read more

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Can I use bacitracin for my vaginitis?

Can I use bacitracin for my vaginitis?

No: Backtracking is for gram positive bacteria and vaginitis is caused by other bacteria and yeast infection. You need a slide and culture done with an exam. ...Read more

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Can you get vaginitis from sharing a toilet?

Can you get vaginitis from sharing a toilet?

Not likely: Vaginitis comes from intrusive events in the vagina - such as a penis, retained urine, toilet tissue, mucous, menstrual discharge, foreign body. Sitting on a toilet does not expose the inside of your vagina to infection. ...Read more

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Difference between cervicitis and vaginitis?

Difference between cervicitis and vaginitis?

Inflammation : Cervicitis is inflammation of the cervix (the mouth of the womb). Vaginitis is inflammation of the vagina. Both may be caused by some irritant, usually bacterial, viral, protozoan or chemically related. This may or may not be related to some sexually transmitted infection. ...Read more

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Is there a naturopathic way to cure vaginitis?

Is there a naturopathic way to cure vaginitis?

Vaginitis: There are different types of vaginitis. Yeast vaginitis is best treated w/ otc fungal infectionsand then add probiotics, eat less sugar and if that fails try boric acid suppositories. Bacterial vaginitis is best treated with Flagyl but then the lifestyle changes are to use probiotics, chlorophyll, and if this fails, try boric acid. Dry vagina is best treated with hormones. ...Read more

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Dr. Timothy Brown
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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