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doi: 10.3810/psm.1996.07.1422
The Physician and Sportsmedicine: Volume 24: No.7
Managing Urinary Tract and Vaginal Infections
Susan W. Ryan, DO
Abstract: Urinary tract infections (UTIs) and vaginitis are common among women. UTIs are classified as either complicated or uncomplicated, and, in most cases, the diagnosis can be made from the history and a urinalysis. Changes in the types of antibiotics available and the length of treatment have had promising results. Vaginitis infections are usually candidiasis, bacterial vaginosis, or trichomoniasis, all of which can be diagnosed from the history and microscopic evaluation of the discharge. Both over-the-counter and prescription medications are used in treatment. Patient education about prevention measures can lessen infection risk.
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