Sexual health

Edited by Janet Medforth, Susan Battersby, Maggie Evans, Beverley Marsh and Angela Walker

in Oxford Handbook of Midwifery

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print June 2011 | ISBN: 9780199584673
Published online September 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191729867 | DOI:

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

Sexual health

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Bacterial vaginosis 24

Candidiasis 26

Chlamydia 28

Genital warts 30

Gonorrhoea 32

Hepatitis B 34

Hepatitis C 36

Herpes simplex virus 38

Syphilis 40

Vaginal infections 42

Bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common cause of vaginal discharge in women of childbearing age.


Chapter.  5123 words. 

Subjects: Midwifery ; Obstetrics

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