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bacterial vaginosis


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A condition caused by overgrowth of certain species of the bacteria that are normally present in the vagina (e.g. Bacteroides, Gardnerella vaginalis). One of the most common vaginal infections, it is marked by a greyish watery vaginal discharge with a characteristic fishy odour.

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