Ask an expert

05 Mar 2003

gardnerella vaginalis
what is gardnerella vaginalis, symptoms, cause?
Answer 390 views

01 Jan 0001

This is a bug which infects the vagina when the normal protective bacteria are depleted. It can be asymptomatic, otherwise presents with a discharge. The cause is not certain. There may be an element which is related to sex and it may be partly related to your immune system.

Best wishes
The information provided does not constitute a diagnosis of your condition. You should consult a medical practitioner or other appropriate health care professional for a physical examination, diagnosis and formal advice. Health24 and the expert accept no responsibility or liability for any damage or personal harm you may suffer resulting from making use of this content.