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The wet mount vaginitis test

The wet mount vaginitis test

Overview

A vaginitis test looks for the cause of vaginal irritation and discharge, which is usually a yeast, bacterial or parasitic infection.

Update Date 8/14/2015

Updated by: Linda J. Vorvick, MD, Medical Director and Director of Didactic Curriculum, MEDEX Northwest Division of Physician Assistant Studies, Department of Family Medicine, UW Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA. Also reviewed by David Zieve, MD, MHA, Isla Ogilvie, PhD, and the A.D.A.M. Editorial team.