Vulvovaginitis: Irritation or inflammation of the vulva or vagina. The condition is very common in young girls and can be triggered by moisture, tight clothing, obesity and irritants such as soap.
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Symptoms of Vulvovaginitis
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Treatments for Vulvovaginitis
- Most cases do not require treatment and minimizing triggers can alleviate symptoms
- Avoidance of irritants such as perfumed soaps and toilet paper
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Causes of Vulvovaginitis
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Definitions of Vulvovaginitis:
Inflammation of the vagina.
- (Source - Diseases Database)
Inflammation of the vulva and the vagina
- (Source - WordNet 2.1)
Vulvovaginitis is listed as a "rare disease" by the Office of
Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health
(NIH). This means that Vulvovaginitis, or a subtype of Vulvovaginitis,
affects less than 200,000 people in the US population.
Source - National Institutes of Health (NIH)
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