Bacterial Vaginosis

Known as: gardnerella vaginitis, bactria infection of the vagina, non-specific vaginitis 
Infection caused by bacterial overgrowth in the vagina. Most affected women are asymptomatic. When symptoms occur, they include foul-smelling vaginal… (More)
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2017
Review
2017
WHO estimated that nearly 1 million people become infected every day with any of four curable sexually transmitted infections… (More)
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Review
2008
Review
2008
OBJECTIVES To assess and summarize the published literature on the extent to which bacterial vaginosis may increase the risk of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
BACKGROUND Bacterial vaginosis affects millions of women and is associated with several serious health conditions. The cause of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
OBJECTIVE Bacterial vaginosis is a common infectious disorder. Although known since ancient times, little progress has occurred… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
OBJECTIVE We performed a meta-analysis to evaluate bacterial vaginosis as a risk factor for preterm delivery. STUDY DESIGN… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
BACKGROUND Cross-sectional studies suggest an association between bacterial vaginosis (BV) and HIV-1 infection. However, an… (More)
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Review
1993
Review
1993
Bacterial vaginosis is characterized microbiologically by replacement of the Lactobacillus-predominant vaginal flora by… (More)
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Highly Cited
1991
Highly Cited
1991
The purpose of the study was to examine intercenter variability in the interpretation of Gram-stained vaginal smears from… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
A predominance of Lactobacillus species in the vaginal flora is considered normal. In women with bacterial vaginosis, the… (More)
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Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Among 640 randomly selected women who were attending a sexually transmitted disease clinic and did not have trichomoniasis, 33… (More)
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