Inflammation of the vagina is referred to as vaginal infection. It's caused by an imbalance of yeast and bacteria that live in the vagina. Alongside irritation, you may notice a different-than-usual odor. You could have a bacterial, yeast, or virus infection. Chemicals in soaps, sprays, and even clothing that come into contact with this area may irritate the sensitive skin and tissues.
Vaginal Infection Facts and Figures
According to research published in the National Library of Medicine, vaginal infections are common in Pakistan mainly due to the unhygienic practices in hospitals while delivery. Further facts and statistics about vaginal infections have been listed below:
|Prevalence of Vaginal Infections in Pakistan
|1 billion Adults
|Average Age for Diagnosis
|Problems related to Vaginal Infections
|Itchiness, redness, swelling, sores
|Specialists Who Treat Vaginal Infections
Common vaginal infection symptoms are as following;
Here are the common causes of vaginal infections;
You can also read about the5 Remedies For Vaginal Yeast/Fungal Infection.
The preventive measures for vaginal infections are;
Treatment for Vaginal Infections
Antibiotics and Antifungals are prescribed in the form of creams, gels, tablets, and suppositories to treat vaginal infections according to their type.
To get the best treatment for vaginal infections, book an appointment with the Top Gynecologists in Pakistan now! Call the Marhan Helpline: 0311-1222398