nonspecific vaginitis

noun

Definition of nonspecific vaginitis

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  1. :  bacterial vaginosis Bacterial vaginosis (“nonspecific vaginitis”) associated with positive cultures for Gardnerella vaginalis is a common condition accounting for approximately half of all cases of symptomatic vaginal discharges diagnosed in an outpatient practice. — Jay Swedberg et al., Journal of the American Medical Association, 23–30 Aug. 1985

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First Known Use of nonspecific vaginitis

1954


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nonspecific vaginitis

noun

Medical Definition of nonspecific vaginitis


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