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What are std`s and what are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

What are std`s and what are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Multiple: Std's or sexually transmitted diseases, are diseases transmitted through sexual contact. Examples are gonorrhea, chlamydia, syphilis, hiv, hepatitis c, genital warts, and genital herpes. Bacterial vaginosis is a condition caused by an overabundance of anaerobic bacteria in the vagina. Symptoms can include a watery, foul or fishy smelling discharge and/or vaginal irritation. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

What are symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Discharge: Vaginal discharge, occasionally malodorus, itching or discomfort in the vagina are the most frequent symptoms. Oftentimes, it goes unnoticed for a woman, though. ...Read more

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What are symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

What are symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Bacterial vaginosis: This condition is characterized by vaginal discharge that is thin and grayish white, has a foul-smelling "fishy" vaginal odor, especially after sexual intercourse. There may also be vaginal itching and burning during urination. ...Read more

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What are the core symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

What are the core symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Discharge, odor: Bacterial vaginitis can cause vaginal irritation, discharge, and a foul, fishy odor. See your gyn for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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What are some or all of the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis bv?

What are some or all of the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis bv?

Odor, discharge: A "fishy" odor is the single most diagnostic symptom of bv, usually accompanied by a thin greyish white discharge. It does not usually cause itching or irritation. It may be more noticeable after sex. Many women have BV but have no symptoms at all. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis that can be cured?

What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis that can be cured?

Vaginosis: Treatment will eliminate the discharge, bad odor, pain on intercourse, vaginal bleeding that may occur. ...Read more

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Could you tell me what are some early symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Could you tell me what are some early symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Irritation & odor: Bacterial vaginosis symptoms usually include vaginal irritation, sometimes itching, grey discharge and a fishy odor. It is diagnosed by a wet mount in which your provider looks at the vaginal discharge under a microscope, a dna test or a culture. It is treated with an antibiotic taken vaginally or by mouth. Douching can increase the chance of getting this infection. ...Read more

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Are there any visible symptoms of bacterial vaginosis a guy might notice?

Are there any visible symptoms of bacterial vaginosis a guy might notice?

Maybe: If a man is circumcised, he probably wouldn't have any symptoms. Sometimes uncircumcised men can become irritated between the foreskin and the head of the penis. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis I can find and treat at home?

What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis I can find and treat at home?

Several: Common symptoms of bacterial vaginosis include a thin discharge, which may or may not be irritating. Also a foul or fishy odor, especially after intercourse. Treatment includes either vaginal antibiotic cream or oral medication, also using boric acid suppositories (usually available by prescription and made up in a compounding pharmacy) to lower the vaginal ph. ...Read more

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What are signs and symptoms of bacterial vaginosis (bv)?

What are signs and symptoms of bacterial vaginosis (bv)?

Bacterial vaginosis: "Approximately 50 to 75 percent of women with BV have no symptoms. Those with symptoms often note an unpleasant, "fishy smelling" vaginal discharge that is more noticeable after sexual intercourse. Vaginal discharge that is off-white and thin may also be present. Some patients have itching. Pain during urination or sex, redness, and swelling are not typical." See dr to know. ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis and trichomonas togther?

What are the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis and trichomonas togther?

Several: Itching, vaginal discharge, and often, a foul fishy odor are all typical symptoms of bacterial vaginitis. Trichomonas can also cause itching and vaginal discharge. ...Read more

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Symptoms of bacterial vaginosis besides discharge?

Symptoms of bacterial vaginosis besides discharge?

Odor: The classic symptoms are a "fishy" odor and a thin grayish-white vaginal discharge. It doesn't usually cause itching or irritation. Sometimes women can have BV and not be aware of any symptoms. ...Read more

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Does acyclovir 200mg taking it every 8 hours treat symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

Does acyclovir 200mg taking it every 8 hours treat symptoms of bacterial vaginosis?

No: Acyclovir is an anti-viral medicine. Bacterial vaginosis is a synergistic infection involving g. Vaginalis and a number of other vaginal bacteria. Acyclovir has no activity against any bacteria. ...Read more

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How to differentiate symptoms of bacterial vaginosis and yeast infection? Are there skin reaction at the labia to the infection?

How to differentiate symptoms of bacterial vaginosis and yeast infection? Are there skin reaction at the labia to the infection?

When uncertain -: This should be medically evaluated. A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Bacterial vaginosis can present with a yellowish cloudy, white or gray discharge which has a fish-like odor. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching. ...Read more

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What causes bacterial vaginosis and what are the symptoms?

What causes bacterial vaginosis and what are the symptoms?

Vaginosis: As the name implies, vaginosis is caused by bacteria. Symptoms include a discharge, pain and foul odor ...Read more

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I think I may have bacterial vaginosis. What are some symptoms I should look for and are there any home remedies?

I think I may have bacterial vaginosis. What are some symptoms I should look for and are there any home remedies?

Rephresh gel: Thin discharge with a fishy odor. Try over the counter rephresh gel. If not better, go see the gynecologist. ...Read more

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When after taking medication for bacterial vaginosis will symptoms subside?

Usually 2-4 days: The symptoms of bacterial vaginosis usually start to improve within 2-4 days of starting the antibiotic. But don't stop the antibiotic early! Doctors recommend that you take all the medication prescribed, or you increase the chance the infection will come back. ...Read more

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Can I have bacterial vaginosis with the only symptom being chunky discharge?

Can I have bacterial vaginosis with the only symptom being chunky discharge?

Atypical for BV: "Chunky" discharge is not typical for BV; usually thin and white/gray, and almost always with strong (usually fishy) odor. "Chunky" with no odor is more typical for yeast. However, there are lots of exceptions. You should be professionally examined to determine the cause and proper treatment. Good luck! ...Read more

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What are the symptoms of chlamydia and bacterial vaginosis? Odor?

No, yes: Chlamydia often causes discharge and burning with urination. Men and women often have no symptoms of chlamydia, which is why chlamydia is nearing epidemic proportions; all sexually active people should get screened. Chlamydia may have serious complications, such as pelvic inflammatory disease, which can cause abscess and infertility. Bacterial vaginosis causes fishy odor. Both are easily treatable. ...Read more

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I'm pretty sure I have Bacterial Vaginosis. I have all the symptoms and its been going on for a while. Can't see a doctor. Home remedies?

You need to see doc: This will need antibiotics, a culture may be needed. Eating yogurt may help yeast infection. Topical anti-fungals may help, but not if it is bacterial. ...Read more

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Could a UTI or bacterial vaginosis diagnosis be mistakenly diagnosed and actually be syphillis? Are the symptoms of the two similar to syphillis?

Could a UTI or bacterial vaginosis diagnosis be mistakenly diagnosed and actually be syphillis? Are the symptoms of the two similar to syphillis?

Normal variation: There is minimal or no overlap in the symptoms or the diagnosis. If you are concerned about syphilis then you should get the appropriate blood test. ...Read more

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I'm here today because for about the past month I've been experiencing symptoms that have led me to believe I have Bacterial Vaginosis. In the past I have been treated for Chlamydia and am worried If I may have contracted it again.?

Take swabs: Bacterial vaginosis and Chlamedia can coexist usually produce no symptoms, or can produce vaginal discharge, abnormal vaginal bleeding, or pelvic infection
diagnosis is by clinical findings and swabs
So I suggest you go to medical facility where you can have swabs done, it is important to discuss contraception, attached leaflet for more information

http://patient. Info/health/safer-sex ...Read more

Dr. Valentin Drezaliu
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