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Disease Vaginosis, Bacterial

Name Vaginosis, Bacterial
Synonyms Bacterial Vaginitides | Bacterial Vaginitis | Bacterial Vaginoses | Bacterial Vaginosis | Nonspecific Vaginitis | Vaginitides, Bacterial | Vaginitis, Bacterial | Vaginitis, Nonspecific | Vaginoses, Bacterial
Definition Polymicrobial, nonspecific vaginitis associated with positive cultures of Gardnerella vaginalis and other anaerobic organisms and a decrease in lactobacilli. It remains unclear whether the initial pathogenic event is caused by the growth of anaerobes or a primary decrease in lactobacilli.
Categories Bacterial infection or mycosis | Urogenital disease (female)
MeSH® ID D016585
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1. DiseasesBacterial Infections and Mycoses Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Bacterial Infections Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vaginosis, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes
2. DiseasesFemale Urogenital Diseases and Pregnancy Complications Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Female Urogenital Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Genital Diseases, Female Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Has associated exposure references Vaginal Diseases Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Vaginitis Has associated chemicals Has associated genes Vaginosis, Bacterial Has associated chemicals Has associated genes

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