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What Causes Bacterial Vaginosis

What Causes Bacterial Vaginosis

Questions concerning what causes bacterial vaginosis can also answer other genital health conditions including vaginal dysplasia and HPV. The main factor that may contribute to this infection may be E. coli, which is a normal inhabitant of the rectum. When entering the vagina, these bacteria begin to multiply causing abnormal discharge and unpleasant smell. Other ways to develop this condition are: wearing tight cloths, poor personal hygiene, poor health, use of an intrauterine device, and routine douching. Questions concerning what causes bacterial vaginosis can also answer other genital health conditions including vaginal dysplasia and HPV.

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What Causes Bacterial Vaginosis

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Vaginal Dysplasia, HPV

When the balance of the vagina is disrupted by the overgrowth of these bacteria another bacteria (Lactobacilli) is unable to perform its normal function. This bacterium normally provides a natural disinfectant that helps maintain a healthy balance of microorganisms in the vagina. Questions concerning what causes bacterial vaginosis can also answer other genital health conditions including vaginal dysplasia and HPV.

Other Topics: HPV, HPV Picture, HPV Vaccine, HPV Prevention, HPV DNA Test, Human Papilloma Virus in Man, Human Papilloma Virus, Cervical Cancer Treatment, Pap Smear, Sign of Genital Wart

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

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