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Can the nurse test for bacterial vaginosis?
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Dr. Stephen Pappachen
Obstetrics & Gynecology
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In brief: No
Your ob/gyn doctor should be able to do basic office testing (e.
g. Wet mount) or there are other "send out" tests that can be done. Of course, a thorough history (e.g. Malodorous vaginal discharge, itching, irritation, etc...) and physical exam are the cornerstones of any diagnosis.

In brief: No
Your ob/gyn doctor should be able to do basic office testing (e.
g. Wet mount) or there are other "send out" tests that can be done. Of course, a thorough history (e.g. Malodorous vaginal discharge, itching, irritation, etc...) and physical exam are the cornerstones of any diagnosis.
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