Vaginal PH test, easy to detect vaginosis -- MEDICA - World Forum for Medicine


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Vaginal PH test, easy to detect vaginosis

Single test to easily measure vaginal pH and check for abnormal value. An acid vaginal pH value of 3.8 to 4.5 is a basic requirement for the optimal functioning of the body own system to protect the vagina. This system can effectively avoid colonization by pathogenic germs and the occurrence of vaginal infections.An elevated pH level is usually indicative of a vaginosis and if pH is very elevated and the patient is a pregnant woman this may give an advice of lack of amniotic fluid.A normal pH but in the presence of symptoms such as irritation, pain, discharge can be indicative of a Yeast infection. Checking the pH in the vaginal tract is consequently a very easy and useful tool for monitoring vaginal status, both as an aid in sexual medicine intimate care, and to monitor pregnancy.If used in combination with GlysBy Candida test, it allows discrimination between yeast infection ( normal pH) and vaginosis or non yeast vaginitis.