What are the causes of Gardnerella infection?

Answer Gardnerella vaginalis and Gardnerella mobiluncus are two bacteria linked to the vaginal infection called bacterial vaginosis. The causes of this condition are not fully understood, but appear relat... Read More »

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What are the causes of gardnerella?

Gardnerella is another term for bacterial vaginosis, an imbalance of good and bad bacteria found naturally in the vagina. Although the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention reports that the un... Read More »

What is gardnerella?

Gardnerella is a type of bacterial vaginosis, which is the most common type of vaginal infection--more common, even, than yeast infections. It's generally a mild infection, caused by a bacterial i... Read More »

How do men contract gardnerella?

Gardnerella is a fairly common infection for women, but many sources say men can contract it as well. Is this true, and if so, how does it happen?DefinitionGardnerella, more commonly known as bacte... Read More »

What is gardnerella vaginitis?

Gardnerella vaginitis is a condition now known a bacterial vaginosis, or BV. There are several types of bacteria, including gardnerella, naturally present in the vagina. Sometimes excessive amounts... Read More »