Devika Singh MD MPH


Chlamydia

What is chlamydia? Chlamydia (say “kluh-MID-ee-uh”) is an infection spread through sexual contact. This infection infects the urethra in men. In women, it infects the urethra and the cervix and can spread to the reproductive organs . It is one of the most common sexually transmitted infections (STIs). Chlamydia does not…

Tests for Bacterial Vaginosis

Tests for bacterial vaginosis take samples of fluid from the vagina . The samples are looked at under a microscope to see if they show signs of infection. Bacterial vaginosis is caused by a change in the balance of bacteria in the vagina. Normally, there are a lot of “good” bacteria and some “bad” bacteria in the…

Bacterial Vaginosis

Discusses common vaginal infection. Covers symptoms like vaginal discharge and odor. Covers possible complications, including miscarriage, premature birth, and pelvic inflammatory disease. Looks at treatment with antibiotics. Offers prevention tips.

Tests for Bacterial Vaginosis

Tests for bacterial vaginosis take samples of fluid from the vagina . The samples are looked at under a microscope to see if they show signs of infection. Bacterial vaginosis is caused by a change in the balance of bacteria in the vagina. Normally, there are a lot of “good” bacteria and some “bad” bacteria in the…

Bacterial Vaginosis

Discusses common vaginal infection. Covers symptoms like vaginal discharge and odor. Covers possible complications, including miscarriage, premature birth, and pelvic inflammatory disease. Looks at treatment with antibiotics. Offers prevention tips.