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Bacterial In Pregnancy Vaginosis

Bacterial In Pregnancy Vaginosis

Infections that are bacterial in pregnancy, vaginosis along with other viruses, can be detected with a pap smear, especially HPV. Regardless of the absence of symptoms, treatment should be implemented for pregnant women because of the increased risk of serious complications. As many as 16% of pregnant women are diagnosed with BV. Women with this condition more often have babies born early or with low birth weight. Infections that are bacterial in pregnancy, vaginosis along with other viruses, can be detected with a pap smear, especially HPV.

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Bacterial In Pregnancy Vaginosis

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Pap Smear, HPV

It is important to be diagnosed by a doctor if you suspect you have this condition. Symptoms are itching and burning and an unpleasant, fishy odor. Treatment is simple and effective once the infection is diagnosed. A healthy immune system plays an important part in prevention of this infection. Infections that are bacterial in pregnancy, vaginosis along with other viruses, can be detected with a pap smear, especially HPV.

Other Topics: HPV, HPV Picture, HPV Vaccine, HPV Shot, HPV Vaccines, Human Papillomavirus Picture, Type of Human Papilloma Virus, Cervix Cancer, Abnormal Pap Smear, Natural Cure for Genital Wart

Dr. Joe Glickman, Jr., M.D.

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