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Is it possible for vaginitis to affect periods?

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Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics & Gynecology
3 doctors agree

In brief: Opposite is true

Having a vaginal infection should not change your period.
Having vaginal bleeding can worsen a vaginal infection though. Bacterial vaginisis for example is more noticeable when blood is present. The fishy odor will be more profound.

In brief: Opposite is true

Having a vaginal infection should not change your period.
Having vaginal bleeding can worsen a vaginal infection though. Bacterial vaginisis for example is more noticeable when blood is present. The fishy odor will be more profound.
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Dr. Jeff Livingston
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