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According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), bacterial vaginosis (BV) is the most common cause of vaginitis symptoms among women of childbearing age. It previously was called nonspecific vaginitis, or Gardnerella-associated vaginitis. Health experts are not sure what role sexual activity plays in developing BV.
Last Updated January 31, 2013