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Posted on Sun, 31 Mar 2019
Question: could an std cause extreme wetness in underwear and a bad smell?
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Answered by Dr. Kakkar S. (14 minutes later)
Brief Answer:
Regarding STDs

Detailed Answer:
Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice.

Yes but not always. Excessive and foul smelling vaginal discharge is one of the symptoms of STDs like chlamydia, gonorrhea. However, bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause of foul smelling vaginal discharge in sexually active females , however, it is not an STDs

Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance.
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could an std cause extreme wetness in underwear and a

Brief Answer: Regarding STDs Detailed Answer: Hello and welcome to ask a doctor service. I have reviewed your query and here is my advice. Yes but not always. Excessive and foul smelling vaginal discharge is one of the symptoms of STDs like chlamydia, gonorrhea. However, bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause of foul smelling vaginal discharge in sexually active females , however, it is not an STDs Hope I have answered your query. Let me know if you need any more assistance.