Vaginal douching

Known as: douche vaginal, Vaginal Irrigation, Douching, Vaginal 
A procedure in which a stream of liquid is introduced into a body cavity, most commonly the vagina, for medical or hygienic reasons.
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2008
2008
The etiology of bacterial vaginosis is unknown, and there are no long-term therapies for preventing this frequently recurring… (More)
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2008
2008
OBJECTIVE The objective of the study was to evaluate the risk for bacterial vaginosis (BV) in a douching cessation trial. STUDY… (More)
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2006
2006
The aim of this study was to identify women's motivations for vaginal douching, vaginal douching practices, and women's reactions… (More)
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2002
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2002
The short length of the estrous cycle of rats makes them ideal for investigation of changes occurring during the reproductive… (More)
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2002
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2002
Bacterial vaginosis (BV) may be common among women who report having sex with women (WSW) and frequently occurs in both members… (More)
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2001
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2001
OBJECTIVE To assess the association between vaginal douching and sexually transmitted infections (STI) among a group of female… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND AND OBJECTIVES Douching, a common practice, could further increase the risk of genital infections. GOAL OF THIS… (More)
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1996
1996
OBJECTIVES This study investigated douching and reduced fertility. METHODS The monthly probability of conception for douchers… (More)
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1991
1991
Despite the long history of vaginal douching and its estimated practice by more than 67 million U.S. women, little is known about… (More)
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1990
1990
The vaginal douching habits of 100 consecutive municipal hospital patients with verified pelvic inflammatory disease (cases) were… (More)
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