vaginitis


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vag·i·ni·tis

 (văj′ə-nī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the vagina. Also called colpitis.

vaginitis

(ˌvædʒɪˈnaɪtɪs)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) inflammation of the vagina

vag•i•ni•tis

(ˌvædʒ əˈnaɪ tɪs)

n.
inflammation of the vagina.
[1840–50]

vaginitis

Inflammation of the vagina sometimes caused by a sexually transmitted disease.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.vaginitis - inflammation of the vagina (usually associated with candidiasis)
candidiasis, monilia disease, moniliasis - an infection caused by fungi of the genus Monilia or Candida (especially Candida albicans)
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
Translations

vag·i·ni·tis

n. vaginitis, infl. de la vagina;
bacterial ______ bacteriana.

vaginitis

n vaginitis f
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Editorial Staff of the National Women's Health Resource Center 2002/02/01 2005/03/16 Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common of three vaginal infections that fall under the category known as vaginitis.
The introduction of VAGIFEM(R) (estradiol vaginal tablets), the world's first vaginal estrogen tablet, by Pharmacia Corporation (NYSE: PHA), offers postmenopausal women an innovative new option for the treatment of atrophic vaginitis, a condition caused by declining estrogen levels.
Patients with 'recurrent yeast vaginitis should have their diagnosis confirmed by culture before the initiation of suppressive therapy because culture is more sensitive and also documents the type of Candida causing the infection.
NYSE/PCX: COO) to market and distribute the FemExam(R) pH and Amines TestCard(TM) for point of care differential diagnosis of vaginitis, a common obstetrical and gynecological infection.
Editorial Staff of the National Women's Health Resource Center 2000/02/01 2001/12/19 Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common of three vaginal infections that fall under the category known as vaginitis.
In addition to women's health issues, such as infectious vaginitis and sexually transmitted diseases, the panel's expertise extends to other important fields of bone health and oncology.
Drug-related adverse events, including headache and vaginitis, were reported by 10% of the extended-release patients and 9% of the other group.