Find out If your smell is due to BV
You can easily tell If you’ve bacterial vaginosis when you’ve got a strong fishy odor along with a white/grey/yellow thin and cloudy discharge.
Consulting a doctor is the best way to get correct diagnosis but as the symptoms are so obvious that a lot of women fore-go seeing their doc and treat themselves.
Once your doctor confirms that you have bacterial vaginosis you will be faced with either accepting medication in the form of antibiotics or these days some docs also recommends some natural treatments guide like the BV Miracle.
When you will visit doctor, he or she will ask questions about your sexual history and symptoms like itching or pain. The doctor will examine cervix, ovaries, uterus and vaginal walls. Then doctor will take sample of discharge and will do examination like Wet mount test/Whiff test/Vaginal pH test/Gram stain test/Oligonucleotide probes test to examine it for BV. Do not douche vagina before visiting the doctor. Douching will make your BV worse and it will prevent the doctor from obtaining true readings.
The bottom line is this; only you can make a decision whether or not to see your doctor. Many women have taken upon themselves to perform self-treatment once they see and smell the tell-tale symptoms of BV, and they’ve been successful treating it. But a pregnant women is always recommended to visit doc.
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