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What are some or all of the symptoms of bacterial vaginosis bv?
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In brief: 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.

In brief: 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.
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