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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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In later visits, patients were asked about signs or symptoms of vaginal infection and preterm labor.
It's a symptom of bacterial vaginosis (BV) another common, but more serious vaginal infection. BV requires treatment different than treatment for yeast infections.
If all these factors are not in check, it could lead to vaginal infection and inflammation.
BV is the most common vaginal infection in women ages 15-44.1 BV is characterized by a shift in the vaginal flora from the dominant Lactobacillus to a polymicrobial flora.2 BV has been associated with serious health issues, including preterm births, infertility, pelvic inflammatory disease, increased susceptibility to sexual transmitted infections and other chronic health problems.
Any disruption in this ecosystem may result in inflammation, vaginal infection and vaginal dryness,' she says.
The pH can also be affected by medication, supplements, food, alcohol, caffeine and detergents.You can also develop a bad smell due to vaginal infection, inflammation of the cervix, ovarian cyst, or even cervical or endometrial cancer (cancer of the uterus).
The white discharge containing leucocytes and causative organisms is due to specific vaginal infection. [1-3]
For one thing, the emotional causes are for the most part unconscious and tend to be denied; in vaginal infection cases, this is unfortunately often the case: something is always found (bacteria, fungi, viruses...)--"There must be something we can do about that!" But even if the patients are aware of the internal stress, or acknowledge the possibility of such, there is still no successful therapy in sight.
Exclusion criteria included breastfeeding, history of herbal drug allergy, known chronic disease, concurrent vaginal infection, recurrent vulvovaginal candidiasis, abnormal uterine bleeding and a variety of medication exclusions amongst others.
In health matters, 79% of the women believed thrush is the most common vaginal infection for females under the age of 44 - when in fact it is bacterial vaginosis.
"Effects of a one year reusable contraceptive vaginal ring on vaginal microflora and the risk of vaginal infection: An open-label prospective evaluation" PLOS ONE 10(8): e0134460.
A recent Croatian study evaluated the effectiveness of probiotics in restitution of normal vaginal microflora after vaginal infection (31).