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Title: Vulvovaginitis - Infection of the vulvaWord Count:333Summary:Infection of the vulva among women causes discomfort and could lead to emotionalstress and major chronic illness.Keywords:Women health reproductive, women reproductive health, health reproductive woman,woman s health reproductive, health reproductive womensArticle Body:Women often face infection and inflammation of the vulva and vagina which is known as vulvovaginitis. This disease is uncomfortable but it could be easily treated. The common symptoms include itching, irritation or pain in the externalgenital area and pain in the vagina during intercourse. This vaginal discharge is heavier than usual and is discolored and has an unpleasant odor. Healthy vaginal discharge is made up of aging cells that cast off from your vaginal walls, secretions from the cervix that help to protect the uterus from infection and aid in fertility and other chemicals produced by vaginal bacteria and fungi.
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