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Bacterial Vaginosis Pregnancy

Bacterial vaginosis pregnancy is commonly diagnosed but is not detected or treated with colposcopy or cryotherapy. In the US, many future mothers have BV and have increased risk for complications. Women with this condition more often have babies born early or with low birth weight. The bacteria that cause BV could infect the uterus and fallopian tubes, commonly called pelvic inflammatory disease. Bacterial vaginosis pregnancy is commonly diagnosed but is not detected or treated with colposcopy or cryotherapy.

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Bacterial Vaginosis Pregnancy

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Colposcopy, Cryotherapy

For expectant mothers who have this infection, treatment is especially important. Regardless of symptoms, any woman that has had a premature delivery or low birth weight baby in the past should be tested for the possible presence of the infection. It is easy to treat, if diagnosed early. Bacterial vaginosis pregnancy is commonly diagnosed but is not detected or treated with colposcopy or cryotherapy.

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

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