Disease Information for Vaginitis, nonspecific

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Clinical Manifestations
Signs & Symptoms
Painful coitus or dyspareunia
Pelvic Pain Female
Red Vulva Lesion
Urethral Discharge/Female
Vaginal Discharge
Vaginal Discharge in Children
Vaginal Discharge in Elderly
Vaginal Discharge in Prepubertal Girl
Vaginal Discharge Leukorrhea
Vaginal secretion pH/6.0
Vulva Lesion
Dysuria
Dysuria in females
Urethral discharge
Urge incontinence
Demographics & Risk Factors
Population Group
Woman
Sex & Age Groups
Population/Adult/all
Population/Child-bearing age women
Population/Female
Population/Female-only/limit
Population/Woman patient
Laboratory Tests
Abnormal Lab Findings - Increased
URINE Epithelial cells/squamous
Associated Diseases & Rule outs
Rule Outs
Foreign body vagina
Urinary tract infection
Vulvovaginitis, Fungal
Associated Disease & Complications
Dyspareunia
Pruritis vulvae
Vaginitis
Vulva carcinoma
Vulvovaginitis/girl (prepubescent)
Disease Mechanism & Classification
Specific Agent
AGENT/Infection/Purulent/pyogenic/suppurative (ex)
Class
CLASS/Female genital involvement/disorder (ex)
CLASS/Ovary/uterus/female genital (category)
CLASS/Vaginal manifestation/disorder (ex)
Process
PROCESS/Inflammatory/infection (ex)
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.

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