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What happens if you have sex using a condom while having bacterial vagnosis?

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Dr. Megan Bird
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: Depends

Sometimes intercourse or the latex in condoms makes bacterial vaginosis worse.
Other times, it doesn't affect it at all. Because of this we recommend that you avoid intercourse, douches and anything else in the vagina until you have been completely treated for bv.

In brief: Depends

Sometimes intercourse or the latex in condoms makes bacterial vaginosis worse.
Other times, it doesn't affect it at all. Because of this we recommend that you avoid intercourse, douches and anything else in the vagina until you have been completely treated for bv.
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Dr. Douglas Fronzaglia
Internal Medicine - Geriatrics

In brief: Nothing

But the vaginal wall may become irritated more easily.

In brief: Nothing

But the vaginal wall may become irritated more easily.
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