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I was recently treated for chlamydia about a month ago, I'm 14 weeks pregnant & my doctor is now treating me for a bacterial infection in my vagina (BV I guessing). I've googled it a million times & ive read it can cause miscarriages in the second trimester & that my partner does not have to be treated. I'm so.nervous about the whole situation this is my first pregnancy.. can anyone help?!
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Ima tell you what Ive told others: do not research stuff online. They always give you worst case scenarios and make ya panic lol
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I just got treated for BV and my baby and I are okay... What is your concern? If you take the meds like prescribed it will go away and you will be fine
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Wether or not it can affect my baby, & does my partner need to be treated I've read that they do & I have read that the dont. & what causes BV?
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It can only cause problems if left untreated,as long as youve been prescribed something an take it properly itll clear up and you should be fine.
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same same go get it treated! im 17 weeks 4 days just finished the cream last friday take it all for the 7 days i had no symtpoms of it i got my pap results back and then told me i had it...get it treated and it wont harm u
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Ima tell you what Ive told others: do not research stuff online. They always give you worst case scenarios and make ya panic lol
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How do you know if you have it?? what signs do you get??
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I know it was the worst idea but I'm new to all of this
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A vaginal discharge & a foul odor can be present, sometimes it can be neither
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i had no symptoms!
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Hi ladies i was going to post something like this. Is this common in pregnant woman?
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Miley I didn't have any symptoms either which is why I'm so confused how I can have something but no symptoms!, & queenkay I've talked to a few girls I work woth who have children & they ha all said its very common & sometimes can occur a few times during your pregnancy.
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Thanks Kate, wish I could help answer your question but thanks for answering mine :)  the only advice I have is ask your doctor lol goodluck
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Your partner does not need to be treated an it can only affect your baby if you don't treat it..
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Yea I just got finished taking pills for it its not a STD its something from bacteria
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If you have no symptoms then how is it found? Once I read about someone having something I start to wonder.
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