Vaginal problems are some of the most common reasons women go to the doctor. They may have symptoms such as
- Abnormal bleeding
One common problem is vaginitis, an inflammation of the vagina. Other problems that affect the vagina include sexually transmitted diseases, vaginal cancer, and vulvar cancer. Treatment of vaginal problems depends on the cause.
- ClinicalTrials.gov: Vaginal Diseases (National Institutes of Health)
Journal Articles References and abstracts from MEDLINE/PubMed (National Library of Medicine)
- Article: Time-trend of hospitalizations for anogenital warts in Veneto region in the...
- Article: Vaginal microbiota evaluation and prevalence of key pathogens in ecuadorian women:...
- Article: Risk Factors for Surgical Failure and Worsening Pelvic Floor Symptoms Within...
- Vaginal Diseases -- see more articles
- Feeling Fresh (Nemours Foundation) Also in Spanish
- Gyn Checkups (Nemours Foundation) Also in Spanish
- I've Never Had My Period, So What Is This Discharge? (Nemours Foundation)
- Types of Hymens (Boston Children's Hospital) Also in Spanish
- Vaginal Discharge: What's Normal, What's Not (Nemours Foundation)
- Vaginal Infections (Public Health Service, Office on Women's Health)
- Bartholin cyst or abscess (Medical Encyclopedia) Also in Spanish
- Imperforate hymen (Medical Encyclopedia) Also in Spanish
- Vaginal cysts (Medical Encyclopedia) Also in Spanish
- Vaginal dryness (Medical Encyclopedia) Also in Spanish
- Vaginal itching and discharge - Adult and adolescent (Medical Encyclopedia) Also in Spanish
- Vaginal itching and discharge - child (Medical Encyclopedia) Also in Spanish