bacterial vaginosis

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bacterial vaginosis

n.
Vaginal infection characterized by a shift from a preponderance of lactobacilli to a preponderance of various anaerobic bacilli in the vagina and by abnormal vaginal discharge.
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5,6) By 1992, Gardnerella vaginalis was described as having significance in BV, which had also been known as nonspecific vaginosis.