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What could be causing bad odors coming from my vagina?

What could be causing bad odors coming from my vagina?

BV: Bacterial vaginosis (bv) is the most common vaginal infection. It is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria, not a sexually transmit disease. The vaginal pH gets elevated releasing the fishy odor. It is easily fixed with antibiotics. Ask to be tested for bv. Other infections are possible so get tested. ...Read more

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Bad odor on my my vagina, what causes it?

Bad odor on my my vagina, what causes it?

Could be: Poor hygiene or an infection. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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What can cause a bad smell in a woman's vagina?

What can cause a bad smell in a woman's vagina?

Bacterial vaginosis: Most commonly: a ph imbalance resulting in proliferation of a certain (normal) bacteria all women have in the vagina. It could also be: trichomoniasis (which is sexually transmitted), but BV is most common. Easily treated with antibiotics. Or could try boric acid vaginal suppository from a compounding pharmacy (but i think you still need prescritpion). ...Read more

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Hii my friend joelle had a really bad smell from her vagina. What can cause that smell? And how can we stop it? (Make it smell any better) excuse my E

Hii my friend joelle had a really bad smell from her vagina. What can cause that smell? And how can we stop it? (Make it smell any better) excuse my E

Vaginal infection. : She should go in and get checked for an infection. If the smell is really bad, it is possible she has a lost tampon. She should see her GYN to get checked. ...Read more

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Can HPV cause a bad smelling odor in the vagina? If not what else could be contributing to bad smells?

Can HPV cause a bad smelling odor in the vagina? If not what else could be contributing to bad smells?

No: Hpv doesn't cause a bad odor. But there may be a different bacterial infection or trichamonas. Retained tampons also can cause a very foul odor. Examination is a good idea. ...Read more

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What treatment should be taken for overgrowth of bad bacteria in the vagina that cause bad odor.Is there any oral treatment.Could vaginal douche help?

What treatment should be taken for overgrowth of bad bacteria in the vagina that cause bad odor.Is there any oral treatment.Could vaginal douche help?

Probably BV: Bacterial vaginosis is a common condition in women where the normal balance of bacteria in the vagina is disrupted and replaced by an overgrowth of certain bacteria. Bv is not a sexually transmitted disease. It causes vaginal discharge that is usually white or gray. Most complain of a fish-like odor noticed especially after intercourse. It is treated with metronidazole. ...Read more

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Can bacteria vaginitis and yeast cause anus to smell bad have a fishy discharge & itchy vulua for months now I wipe &put soap when shower and later on my anus still smell also vagina smell so bad it leaves my panties with brown stain moist what is it?

Can bacteria vaginitis and yeast cause anus to smell bad have a fishy discharge & itchy vulua for months now I wipe &put soap when shower and later on my anus still smell also vagina smell so bad it leaves my panties with brown stain moist what is it?

Need to be treated.: You have an infection called Bacterial Vaginosis. This gives a discharge like rotten eggs. It probably has spread to the ano-rectal area. You need to see a family doctor or Ob/Gyn to check and test in. This infection can easily be treated with antibiotic. ...Read more

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Hi, I had a full hysterectomy several years ago. I have been married for nearly 30 years and during sex with my husband there was a horrible smell coming from my vagina. What could be the cause of this? Also, how long can it take for semen to fully lea

Hi, I had a full hysterectomy several years ago.  I have been married for nearly 30 years and during sex with my husband there was a horrible smell coming from my vagina.  What could be the cause of this?  Also, how long can it take for semen to fully lea

Here are some ...: A 30-yr experience indicates a non-detrimental event; that's great. As to how soon the smell may fade, it would be personally unique due to individual variation in smell sensitivity and specificity. So, your personal repetitive experience should be you most reliable answer to fit your personal situation. Academically, I could have remembered any known study was specifically designed to answer this ...Read more

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What could cause my vagina to itch so bad?

What could cause my vagina to itch so bad?

Yeast, herpes: Atrophic vaginitis , allergic reaction, see your gyn so yoiu can get some relief, don't guess you will prob guess wrong, your gyn can give u the right txment. ...Read more

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What could cause unusual smelling vagina odors?

What could cause unusual smelling vagina odors?

May be an infection: A normal vagina has certain bacteria that must remain in balance to keep the area clean and healthy. Things like harsh cleansers, sexual intercourse and infections can offset this balance. An odor associated with itching, burning or unusual discharge can mean you have a bacterial infection. Such an infection needs to be diagnosed by your doctor and treated with antibiotics. ...Read more