Pregnancy - is not only a joyful expectation of the child process, but also a lot of problems that arise during the period of gestation. Expectant mothers are responsible not only for their condition but also for the health of your baby. That's why pregnant women should be treated with special attention to their own health. One of the most common trouble is the occurrence of vaginitis during pregnancy. Colpitis - this is a very unpleasant disease, and today it ranks first in the list of gynecological problems. What then can be said about coleitis in pregnant women? When you see any signs of obesity, especially during pregnancy, should immediately seek medical attention. To self-medicate the disease totally unacceptable.
Colpitis or vaginitis - vaginal disease in which there is inflammation of the mucosa of the vagina and the vaginal part of the cervix. As a result of the defeat of the vaginal mucosa, it swells and is easily injured. There are copious - vaginal bleach
Beli: abnormal discharge
Which have a different texture and color depending on the pathogen. For example, thrush whites look like cheesy lumps, with a bacterial infection they can be dull and grayish, greenish, or pus. Beli accompanied by an unpleasant odor. If untreated colpitis complicated diseases of the cervix (cervicitis, cervical erosion), inflammation of the appendages (adnexitis) and uterus (endometritis). In severe cases colpitis can cause infertility.
As a rule, colpitis is caused by infection of the vagina pathological microorganisms. It may be yeast-like fungi, gonorrhea, trichomonas
Trichomonas - leads to infertility
, Genital herpes, and others. During pregnancy, the most common cause of vaginitis is opportunistic flora (ureaplasma, chlamydia
Chlamydia: insidious and widespread disease
, Streptococci and staphylococci).
Predisposing factors of vaginitis during pregnancy:
- hormonal changes that accompany pregnancy;
- weakening the body's defenses (immune system);
- allergic reactions;
- receiving antimicrobials;
- acute infectious diseases;
- unfavorable environmental conditions;
- disorders of the endocrine system.
The main manifestations of vaginitis are profuse discharge with an unpleasant odor, discomfort in the area of the labia and vagina (itching, burning), pain during sexual intercourse. There may be rezey when urinating. When viewed in the mirrors vaginal mucosa swelling, hyperemic and bleeds in contact with tools. Also it marked redness and swelling of the labia majora, which is the result of irritation of the selection. Chronic colpitis proceeds with less pronounced symptoms or no symptoms.
How dangerous during pregnancy colpitis
Colpitis during pregnancy gives the expectant mother is not only uncomfortable and unpleasant sensations, but also has a negative impact on pregnancy and fetal development. High risk of infection is rising threat of infecting the baby during childbirth, and the postpartum period likely to develop septic maternal complications (endometritis, abscess seams at the crotch, etc.). Also vaginitis during pregnancy can cause miscarriage or premature birth. Intrauterine infection of the fetus leads to disruption of its development, often suffers utero-placental blood flow, causing the fetus develop chronic intrauterine hypoxia. Infection of the placenta and fetal membranes is the cause of polyhydramnios or oligohydramnios, platsentita and chorioamnionitis.
Treatment of vaginitis during pregnancy should be comprehensive and combine both local effects on the vaginal mucosa and the systemic administration of drugs. Difficulties treatment of vaginitis during pregnancy
Vaginitis in pregnancy - a consequence of hormonal changes
is to select the treatment methods. Many drugs are contraindicated during pregnancy, so the emphasis is on local procedures. As a topical treatment used suppositories, creams, douches, and sitz baths with antiseptic and medicinal herbs.
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