| ORIGINAL ARTICLE
|Year : 2003 | Volume
| Issue : 2 | Page : 122--125
Incidence of various causes of vaginal discharge among sexually active females in age group 20-40 years
KJ Puri, A Madan, K Bajaj
Govt. Medical College & Hospital, Faridkot, Punjab, India
The present study was undertaken to know incidence of various causes of vaginal discharge in sexually active females of age group 20-40 years.
One hundred sexually active females in the age group of 20-40 years, with vaginal discharge, were selected for this study at random. A detailed clinical history and a thorough examination of all the cases was done. After making the clinical diagnosis, appropriate tests for diagnosing candidiasis, trichomoniosis, gonorrhoea and bacterial vaginosis were done.
The present study showed 45% incidence of bacterial voginosis, 31% vulvovaginalcandidiasis, 2% trichomoniasis, 3% gonorrhoea, 5% non-specific urogenital causes, and 14% with other causes.
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Source of Support: None, Conflict of Interest: None
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