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Help please, my partner has vaginal discharge

Patient: My partenter has vaginal discharge and is an adult is this normal?

 

 

Symptoms: Discharge from the vagina

 

 

Doctor: Thank you for your question. Vaginal discharge could be caused by a bacterial or fungal infection. In order to determine the exact etiology of this discharge, it would be best for you partner to go to a doctor as soon as possible and undergo a pelvic examination and have samples of the discharge sent for laboratory testing. Depending on the causative pathogen, your partner can be treated with antibiotic or antifungal medication.Thank you for consulting AskTheDoctor.com

 


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Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji M.D.

Dr. Jimmy Obaji completed his residency in Family Medicine at the University of Manitoba. He currently operates a walk-in-clinic in downtown Toronto.

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