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  • urine
  • Infection with Trichomoniasis through water is unlikely because Trichomonas vaginalis dies in water after 45-60 minutes, in thermal water after 30 minutes to 3 hours and in diluted urine after 5-6 hours. (wikipedia.org)
  • tissue
  • Cervicitis may also cause changes in your cervical tissue and increase your risk for cervical cancer. (drugs.com)
  • Treatments for cancer or advanced stages of cervical cancer itself may affect cervical tissue. (medicalnewstoday.com)
  • If clinical tests are inconclusive, the gynecologist may perform a tissue biopsy to rule out more serious problems, such as cervical cancer. (wisegeek.com)
  • If pain and other problems persist despite taking medications, a surgeon may need to remove a section of damaged cervical tissue by freezing it, cauterizing it with a laser , or excising it with a scalpel. (wisegeek.com)
  • The affected body part may swell due to accumulation of fluid in the tissue or may become reddened due to an excessive accumulation of blood. (thefreedictionary.com)
  • Matrix metalloproteinases are inhibited by tissue inhibitors of matrix metalloproteinases (TIMPs) which are found at lower levels in PPROM amniotic fluid. (wikipedia.org)
  • specimen
  • In addition to measuring the vaginal pH and checking for clue cells, your health care professional may place a drop of 10 percent potassium hydroxide on a vaginal fluid specimen and check the odor. (healthywomen.org)
  • Odor
  • Designed to eliminate feminine odor and support optimal vaginal pH balance, IsoFresh is the first isotonic and paraben-free vaginal gel available - a pure, simple and safe natural douche alternative, designed to work from the inside out. (fairhavenhealth.com)
  • IsoFresh Balancing Vaginal Gel is the first isotonic and paraben-free balancing gel available - a pure, simple, and safe natural feminine wash alternative, designed to boost your vagina's self-cleaning capabilities that naturally minimize odor and maintain optimal pH balance. (fairhavenhealth.com)
  • A recent clinical study ** involving IsoFresh evaluated the link between vaginal pH and odor concerns. (fairhavenhealth.com)
  • Over 95% of women in the study reported a decrease in vaginal odor concerns and a "more fresh and clean" feeling. (fairhavenhealth.com)
  • Data from a clinical trial in ObGyn practice settings found that over 95% of women using IsoFresh Balancing Vaginal Gel from Fairhaven Health every 3 days for a month reported a decrease in vaginal odor concerns and a "more fresh and clean" feeling. (fairhavenhealth.com)
  • A significant decrease in concern about feminine odor was seen among the study participants after just one application of IsoFresh, and the women also reported that they like that IsoFresh is an easy to use, clear, and clean vaginal gel. (fairhavenhealth.com)
  • transudate
  • The vaginal lining is therefore much softer, and is supported by a network of blood vessels which "leak" clear watery fluid into the vaginal space (called a transudate). (theconversation.com)
  • Sexual arousal leads to sudden bursts (or trickles) of fluid, due to increased blood flow in the pelvis and thus more vaginal transudate. (theconversation.com)
  • This engorgement of blood vessels increases the volume of transudate from the vaginal walls. (wikipedia.org)
  • Transudate has a neutral pH, so increases in its production can temporarily shift vaginal pH to be more neutral. (wikipedia.org)
  • watery
  • They may notice either a distinct "gush" or a steady flow of small amounts of watery fluid in the absence of steady labor contractions. (wikipedia.org)
  • complications
  • Women who suspect they might have experienced premature rupture of membranes should be evaluated promptly in the hospital to determine whether a rupture of membranes has indeed occurred, and to be treated appropriately to avoid infection and other complications. (wikipedia.org)
  • sprays
  • Do not collect specimens from patients who have (a) used a vaginal cream or ointment product, (b) douched, or (c) used spermicides, vaginal lubricants, or feminine sprays within 72 hours of testing. (labcorp.com)
  • pregnancy
  • Douching lowers the chances of pregnancy after intercourse. (wikipedia.org)
  • In some cases douching may force the ejaculate further into the vagina, increasing the chance of pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • Low levels of fluid around the fetus also increase the risk of umbilical cord compression and can interfere with lung and body formation in early pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)
  • While all forms of birth control can generally be used by young people, long-acting reversible birth control such as implants, IUDs, or vaginal rings are more successful in reducing rates of teenage pregnancy. (wikipedia.org)