Vaginitis Testing (10/31/12)

Vaginitis is an inflammation of the vagina, and can affect women of all ages. Vaginitis symptoms and treatment differ depending on the causative agent: bacteria, the protozoan parasite Trichomonas vaginalis, yeast, an allergen, or a decrease in estrogen. Of the millions of cases of vaginitis each year, most are caused by bacterial vaginosis (about 40% to 50%), followed by yeast infections (20% to 25%) and then trichomoniasis (15% to 20%).

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