Antibiotics for treating bacterial vaginosis
Improved cure of bacterial vaginosis
with single dose of tinidazote (2 g), Lactobacillus rhamnosus GR-1, and Lactobacillus reuteri RC-14: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial.
Accuracy of Nugent's score and each Amsel's criteria in the diagnosis of bacterial vaginosis
Also, Gram stain diagnosis of bacterial vaginosis
was based on score 7-10 by Nugent criteria.
According to one report, there are more than 300 million cases of urinary tract infections, bacterial vaginosis
, and yeast vaginitis worldwide every year.
Her research interests include the etiology and management of bacterial vaginosis
, sexually transmitted infections and cervical neoplasia in sexual minority women, and the epidemiology and diagnosis of chlamydial infection.
However, it is the distinct fish-like odor that distinguishes bacterial vaginosis
from other conditions, including yeast infections.
A study forthcoming in the American Journal of Obstetrics and Gynecology and coauthored by Rauh further argues that deteriorated housing is among important stressors that wear down female immune systems, indicated by higher rates of bacterial vaginosis
(BV), a general vaginal infection that has been related to preterm birth.
CTV-05 is currently being studied in a double-blind placebo controlled trial supported by NIH examining the safety and effectiveness of the compound as an adjunct to antibiotic therapy in the treatment of bacterial vaginosis
Male circumcision is associated with significant reductions in HIV, herpes simplex virus and human papillomavirus among men and significant reductions in bacterial vaginosis
among their female partners.
is known to be caused by a synergistic interaction between multiple bacterial species, both aerobic and anaerobic (1) but is not diagnosed by bacterial culture.
Q: I KEEP getting bacterial vaginosis
but I am too embarrassed to go to my GP.