Assessment of vaginal dischargeUploader: Tygokree 4 years ago Subscribe 8
A summary is below in the table. Fig 1 Vulval appearance of bacterial vaginosis. Mucopurulent cervicitis—the ignored counterpart in women of urethritis in men. Clinical Significance While vaginal discharge is occasionally the presenting symptom of a serious systemic illness such as diabetes mellitus or endometrial cancer, its major significance lies in the discomfort and suffering of the women who have it. A vaginal yeast infection results from overgrowth of candida albicans, or yeast, in the vagina.