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Bacterial vaginosis - Online Doctor Chats

Date : 13-Jan-2012
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Very Good Posted in: Women's Health
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Doctor :   hi
Doctor :  
how can i help you
User :   Hi i have a question is there any permanent damage that can happen to a female from keeping bacterial vaginosis too long
Doctor :  
it leads to pelvic inflammatory disease
User :  
when my boyfriend and i have intercourse it gives me the bv
Doctor :  
and sometimes it may lead to infertility by facilitating the spread of infection
Doctor :  
So it is better to get treated
User :  
cancer maybe
Doctor :   there is no such complication like cancer
User :  
i have my tubes tied
Doctor :  
anyway it is better to get proper treatment
Doctor :   you can get cure from normal oral medicatiion
User :   I have flagyl but i have had bv since march and im waiting to take it
Doctor :  
you should take it

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