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Going to the gyne - what tests do I request for BV?

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  • Posted By: Anonymous
  • January 6, 2010
  • 04:03 AM

I think I have BV (odor is my biggest issue). However, it may be a yeast infection with odd symptoms. What tests do I ask the doctor to perform to check me out down there? I'll ask for STD tests (one sex partner who is now my husband so very, very unlikely). Is there a test they can do to check my pH balance? I just want to get everything checked out to figure this out and give me piece of mind. If it is BV, is there one treatment or prescription that is best at clearing it up for good. I've read many cases of it coming back after medication.

Thanks for any help!

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  • No need for tests - Just skip straight to the treatment. Douche with dilute Hydrogen Peroxide (1/4 H202, 3/4 plain water), then introduce friendly bacteria to the vaginal area. This can be probiotic powder, or yogurt.-James Knochel
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    • January 9, 2010
    • 09:02 PM
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