"Vaginosis, Bacterial" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Polymicrobial, nonspecific vaginitis associated with positive cultures of Gardnerella vaginalis and other anaerobic organisms and a decrease in lactobacilli. It remains unclear whether the initial pathogenic event is caused by the growth of anaerobes or a primary decrease in lactobacilli.
- Vaginosis, Bacterial
- Bacterial Vaginitides
- Vaginitides, Bacterial
- Vaginitis, Bacterial
- Bacterial Vaginoses
- Vaginoses, Bacterial
- Bacterial Vaginosis
- Bacterial Vaginitis
- Vaginitis, Nonspecific
- Nonspecific Vaginitis
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