Vulvovaginitis: symptoms, treatment

Vulvovaginitis: symptoms, treatment

vulvovaginitis Vulvovaginitis - inflammatory diseases of the lower female genital tract, which mostly occurs in older women and girls under the age of ten years, due to their physiological age predisposition.Women of childbearing age suffer from extremely rare


Vulvovaginitis can be both infectious (gnierodnaya flora, streptococcal and staphylococcal infections, worm infestations, E. coli, Trichomonas, etc.) And noninfectious (endocrine disorders, dysbiosis , nephropathy, and so forth.) character.

Contributing factors:

- Long-term use of hormonal preparations

- Violation of aeration genital tract

- Failure to comply with hygiene and opposite - increased care for an intimate place (out - frequent douching and washing away with soap and washed useful microflora)

- Applicationvaginal swabs

- ovarian function

To date, the most common the disease arises as a consequence of latent infections as mycoplasmosis, ureaplasmosis, chlamydia and others.

Vulvovaginitis can occur in acute or chronic forms


acute vulvovaginal

There are aggravated by touch and walking painful sensations during urination occurs burning sensation, disturbed sleep.In severe cases, may increase the overall body temperature, as well as increasing the nearby lymph nodes.There is considerable swelling and redness of the vagina and vulva, appear purulent discharge.You may experience erosion in the area of ​​the vagina and vulva (if severe).In rare cases in adult women due to inflamed.swelling of the mucous membrane may be formed elevation point, and remain in the chronic stage of the process.Discharge from the genital tract involvement contribute to inflammation of the mucous membrane of the urethra and inner thighs.With adequate treatment of all inflammatory symptoms disappear, however, if there is persistent focus of infection in the uterus and its appendages - vaginal infection will occur constantly, that the inadequate or delayed treatment would eventually lead to the emergence of chronic vulvovaginal form.

Chronic vulvovaginal

In the chronic stage of the disease significantly reduced redness and swelling of the mucous membranes of the vagina and vulva, and pain almost completely subside.Disturb in most cases lasts only from the genital tract, and a little itchy.Girls, on the chronic stage of the disease may cause splice (adhesions) in the problem areas, which were marked by epithelial defects (most often in the area of ​​the labia).In cases where the inflammatory process is fungal in nature - there are thick whitish cheesy discharge in the area of ​​the vulva and on the walls of the vagina, as well as the characteristic itching of external genitals

treatment of vulvovaginal

Treatment of the disease should be carried out by a qualified gynecologist, under the constant supervision of laboratoryresearch, since only in this case, you can ensure a positive outcome and to prevent spillover of the disease to a chronic form.

Appointed antibacterial and antifungal agents, based on the sensitivity of abjection;performed activating the immune system and restorative treatment.In some cases antibiotics.

If the primary cause of vulvovaginal steel sanitary violations - the establishment of hygiene of genitals + Health nutrition, may be sufficient to completely cure the child.

treatment of disease arising due to allergic stimuli is the complete exclusion of a contact allergen.

If vulvovaginitis caused pinworms - held anthelmintic therapy.

In cases where the disease is caused by the presence of a foreign body - the treatment begins with its elimination, and then to the vagina should be washed with an antiseptic solution and lubricate the sea buckthorn oil.

It is difficult to treat so-called non-specific vulvovaginitis (which often has a chronic form), the cause of which was conditional - pathogenic microflora.His cause various acute infection (influenza, acute respiratory infections and so forth.) And periods of exacerbation of chronic tonsillitis.In this case, a comprehensive general (treatment of dermatological diseases, sanitation foci of chronic infections, tempering events and restorative therapy) and local (injection into the vagina sticks with antibiotics washing with antiseptic solutions, use of various ointments) treatment.

In case of chronic vulvovaginal happened splicing labia - the cosmetic surgery.

to prevent development of the disease need to strictly comply with all the requirements of proper hygienic care, in a timely manner to treat pockets of infection and try to eat high-quality products.

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