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What does it mean when you have vaginal odor but you clean your self daily ?

What does it mean when you have vaginal odor but you clean your self daily ?

Infection: An infection with a bacterium called gardinerella vaginalis can cause a fishy odor that will be present despite good hygiene practices. See a doctor for an evaluation. ...Read more

Vaginal Odor (Definition)

Vaginal discharge that suddenly differs in color, odor, or consistency, or significantly increases or decreases in amount, may indicate an underlying ...Read more


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What to do when I have vaginal odor even I clean it everyday?

What to do when I have vaginal odor even I clean it everyday?

Treat the cause: Bacterial vaginosis is a common cause of vaginal odor and is readily treatable with antibiotics. Probiotics can also help to restore your normal vaginal flora and ph. See your doc for evaluation and treatment. ...Read more

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What does a sweet vaginal odor mean?

What does a sweet vaginal odor mean?

Sounds like BV: There are several causes of vaginal odor. You will need to see your doctor for testing. The most likely is bacterial vaginosis. Bacterial vaginosis is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. The only real way to fix it is with antibiotics. ...Read more

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How can I get rid a vaginal odor. I have tried washes douches and dr gave me metro vaginal gelnothing works. I am self concise about it. Please help?

How can I get rid a vaginal odor. I have tried washes  douches and dr gave me metro vaginal gelnothing works. I am self concise about it. Please help?

Vaginal odors: Are normal but if you suspect a std, you need to see your doctor for a more thorough exam and studies to help clarify what you may have and to treat it if appropriate. Avoid washes and douches as they alter the ph of your vault and this is only a temporary fix. ...Read more

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I'm experiencing vaginal odor. It's kinda of embarrassing especially when my partner notices. I bathe daily. Currently celibate, so I'm confused.

I'm experiencing  vaginal odor. It's kinda of embarrassing especially when my partner notices. I bathe daily. Currently celibate, so I'm confused.

Do you have any: change to color, consistency, amount of vaginal discharge. If so, consider medical assessment to see if this odor is related to infection. ...Read more

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I never had vaginal odor until I had unprotected sex. Went to the doctor,got tested,came out clean. What is wrong? Could it be cervical cancer?

I never had vaginal odor until I had unprotected sex. Went to the doctor,got tested,came out clean. What is wrong? Could it be cervical cancer?

Unlikely: Cervical cancer is very rare under the age of 30...so it is not a likely cause. If your doctor did a pelvic exam, cancer of the cervix is very easy to see with a naked eye. You may have bacterial Vaginosis which can be best treated if you seek consultation from a Gynecologist. ...Read more

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Fishy vaginal odor after getting off cycle, can your period cause BV or since I use tampons could my hands had not been clean enough while inserting?

Fishy vaginal odor after getting off cycle, can your period cause BV or since I use tampons could my hands had not been clean enough while inserting?

Period may cause BV: YES, your period may cause BV. The vagina has many bacteria that exist in certain balance numbers and makes the vaginal environment normal. Anything that disturbs this balance (PH) may result a decrease of the dominant hydrogen peroxide producing bacteria and result in overgrowth of others such as Gardnerella Vaginalis causing BV. Blood from your menses may alter the vaginal PH resulting in BV. ...Read more

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How can I tell if my vaginal odor is normal / abnormal?

How can I tell if my vaginal odor is normal / abnormal?

Depends: Performing good personal hygiene is always one of the best ways to maintain a normal vaginal odor. A normal vaginal odor isn’t too strong, and doesn’t smell unpleasant or sour.  the smell of your vagina may change slightly, or get a tiny bit stronger at different parts of your menstrual cycle.This is normal.  however, strong "musty/fishy" odor likely is due to over-bacteria/infection &needs eval. ...Read more

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Can i go to umc quick care for vaginal odor in las vegas?

Medical Care: Yes, of course. But that surely seems like a very expensive way to deal with this common primary care problem. ...Read more

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I seem to have a different vaginal odor than usual, what should I do?

Odor: Odor can be a sign of infection, so I would suggest you see your GYN or a family physician for evaluation. To reduce the symptoms in the meantime you can use a product called refresh pH. ...Read more

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The easiest and most effective way to eliminate vaginal odor for good?

Diagnosis: The most important step is to get a good diagnosis. You need to know what the problem is before you can come up with a solution. Schedule a visit and this should not be hard to figure out. ...Read more

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How to treat vaginal odor?

Treat the cause: You first need to find the cause and then treat that. The causes of vaginal odor are many but include bacterial vaginosis, which is easily treated. See your doc for diagnosis and treatment. ...Read more

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Will vagisil wipes take away vaginal odor?

Will vagisil wipes take away vaginal odor?

No: Bacterial vaginal infecton will not be 'wiped away" with vagisil wipes, as the infection is inside the vagina and needs to be treated in that fashion. Moreover, many of these "feminine deoderant type" products contain perfume or irritants to the vulva when used repetively. ...Read more

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How can I control my vaginal odor and discharge ?

How can I control my vaginal odor and discharge ?

Flagyl: You likely have recurrent bacterial vaginosis. Make sure you don't wear a thong, shower before intercourse. You may need an antibiotic called flagel. There is a vaginel gel 1x per week that can help. Low estrogen can produce this tendency, perhaps even being on depo- provera (medroxyprogesterone). ...Read more

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Vaginal odor only during sex, should I be concerned?

Vaginal odor only during sex, should I be concerned?

BV: This might be a sign of a common vaginal infection called bv, or bacterial vaginosis. It is treated with prescription Metronidazole or clindamycin. ...Read more