Definition of vaginosis in English:


Line breaks: vagin|osis
Pronunciation: /ˌvadʒɪˈnəʊsɪs


[mass noun]
  • A bacterial infection of the vagina causing a smelly white discharge.
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    • Our study was powered primarily to look at the influence of bacterial vaginosis rather than chlamydial infection on miscarriage.
    • A recent study found that women with an infection called bacterial vaginosis were nine times more likely to have a miscarriage than uninfected women.
    • Bacterial vaginosis is the most common vaginal infection.

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