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Diseases » Vulvovaginitis » Summary

What is Vulvovaginitis?

What is Vulvovaginitis?

  • 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.
  • Vulvovaginitis: Inflammation of the vagina.
    Source - Diseases Database
  • Vulvovaginitis: 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)

Vulvovaginitis: Introduction

Types of Vulvovaginitis:

Broader types of Vulvovaginitis:

How serious is Vulvovaginitis?

Complications of Vulvovaginitis: see complications of Vulvovaginitis

What causes Vulvovaginitis?

Causes of Vulvovaginitis: see causes of Vulvovaginitis

What are the symptoms of Vulvovaginitis?

Symptoms of Vulvovaginitis: see symptoms of Vulvovaginitis

Complications of Vulvovaginitis: see complications of Vulvovaginitis

Onset of Vulvovaginitis: usually in children

Vulvovaginitis: Testing

Diagnostic testing: see tests for Vulvovaginitis.

Misdiagnosis: see misdiagnosis and Vulvovaginitis.

How is it treated?

Doctors and Medical Specialists for Vulvovaginitis: Gynecologist ; see also doctors and medical specialists for Vulvovaginitis.
Treatments for Vulvovaginitis: see treatments for Vulvovaginitis

Name and Aliases of Vulvovaginitis

Main name of condition: Vulvovaginitis

Other names or spellings for Vulvovaginitis:

Vaginitis, Vaginosis, Vulvitis Source - Diseases Database

Allergic Vulvovaginitis, Allergic seminal Vulvovaginitis
Source - Office of Rare Diseases (ORD) of the National Institutes of Health (NIH)


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