vulvitis


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vul·vi·tis

 (vŭl-vī′tĭs)
n.
Inflammation of the vulva.
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vulvitis

(vʌlˈvaɪtɪs)
n
(Gynaecology & Obstetrics) inflammation of the vulva
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vulvitis

Inflammation of the vulva.
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Noun1.vulvitis - inflammation of the vulva
inflammation, redness, rubor - a response of body tissues to injury or irritation; characterized by pain and swelling and redness and heat
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vul·vi·tis

n. vulvitis, infl. de la vulva.
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On pelvic examination, the vulva was edematous and the diagnosis of vulvitis was suggested.
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Symptomatic cases are observed in females, with the occurrence of itching, vaginal discharge, vulvitis, erosion, edema, and hemorrhagic areas in the cervical wall.
En la etapa aguda se pueden encontrar dificultades para andar o sentarse, ropa interior rasgada, manchada o ensangrentada, escoriaciones, abrasiones y/o hematomas en pubis, cara interna de muslos y de rodillas, eritema, erosiones y/o petequias en region intraoral, hematomas por succion en cuello y/o mamas, hemorragia genital o rectal, vulvitis y vulvovaginitis (dolor, picazon, inflamacion y/o flujo), enfermedades de transmision sexual (ETS) no adquiridas por via perinatal, embarazo, disuria, defecacion dolorosa, dolor abdominal, prurito genital o anal, dilatacion himenal > 5-6 mm, rupturas de himen y dilatacion anal refleja >15 mm, entre otros (27).
* Educate the patient and family about signs and symptoms of T2DM, such as polyuria, nocturia, polydipsia, fatigue, visual disturbances, and (in women) vulvitis. Also, psychiatrists should be aware of, and inquire about, symptoms of diabetic ketoacidosis.
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Less common presentations are vaginal" bleeding with no history of trauma or vulvitis. Other inter-labial masses should be considered while dealing with these patients6.