Vaginitis Secondary

The primary cause is not vagina, but somewhere else in the body.

Causes—

Foreign body

  • Vaginal pessary
  • Contraceptives
  • Tampons

Chronic infection of cervix

Endocervicitis

Child-birth injuries

Complete perineal tear

Fistulae

  • Vesico-vaginal

  • Uretero-vaginal
  • Recto-vaginal

Malignancies of genital tract

Treatment—

      Treating the primary pathology cures the related vaginitis

Prevention–

  • Drink plenty of water
  • Correct dietary habits. Fried and spicy foods are to be avoided, as are pickles and other savories.
  • Get good sleep
  • Exercise. A brisk early morning walk is helpful

  • Take Fiber-based diet

  • Bowel can be emptied with the help of suppositories or warm water enema.
  • Maintain proper hygiene
  • Wear clean lingerie
  • Suspend sexual relation until gets cured
  • Avoid mental stress                    

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