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Hello do pinworms cause a foul odor to the vagina? I think a girl I work with has them.. and she works in the food industry. are they contagious ?

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Dr. Wayne Ingram
Obstetrics & Gynecology

In brief: Vaginal odor

A foul vaginal odor is an infection until proven otherwise, and it is usually bacterial, not pinworms.
Yes, pinworms can be transmitted with intimate contact. A GYN MD visit is needed to treat the possible vaginal infection.

In brief: Vaginal odor

A foul vaginal odor is an infection until proven otherwise, and it is usually bacterial, not pinworms.
Yes, pinworms can be transmitted with intimate contact. A GYN MD visit is needed to treat the possible vaginal infection.
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