fishy odor

fishy odor

A piscine odor described in various conditions–eg, vaginosis, caused by a newly described Mobiluncus genus, Gardnerella vaginalis, excretion of trimethylaminuriae–due to large doses of l-carnitine, 'rotting' fish, di-N-butylamine, diethylamine, stools infected by Vibrio cholera, which have a 'rice-water' appearance; a rancid fish odor is described in tyrosinemia, seen in hereditary tyrosinosis/tyrosinemia type I or liver failure. See Odors.
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In another, a microbiologist infected with the nerve-damaging herpes simplex virus catches the phantom whiff of a fishy odor for an entire year.
BV is caused by an imbalance in the naturally occurring bacterial flora of the vaginal mucosa resulting in lack of vaginal acidity, discharge with a pronounced foul, fishy odor and inhibition of the normal lactobacilli growth.
Below the belt bummers SYMPTOMS Pain or burning when you pee Thin, gray Thick, white, discharge chunky Feel like you discharge have to pee More discharge more often, than usual itching but not much comes out Fishy odor Burning Urine clouti, ISSUE Bacterial Yeast Infection Urinary Tract CAUSES Vaginosis Infection imbalance Too much yeast through urethra TREATMENT Medicine Medicine (taken vaginally (taken vaginally Antibiotics or orally) or orally)
Novel production technologies are allowing for the addition of omega 3 fatty acids to an expanding number of foods and beverages, imparting the assortment of scientifically backed health benefits to consumers without the unpleasant fishy odor or taste.
BV is diagnosed by a combination of symptoms, including altered vaginal pH, white discharge, fishy odor, and clue cells on microscopy.
A fishy odor is a symptom of BV, not of a yeast infection.
The supplements will feature a vanilla scent and enteric coating designed to mask any fishy odor and aftertaste.
The vaginal fluid specimen is positive on a "whiff" test, or it releases an amine, fishy odor with the addition of a base such as 10% potassium hydroxide.
Symptoms of bacterial vaginosis are often similar, although the discharge produced typically has a fishy odor, especially after sex.
tritici, which harms wheat by reducing the yield and quality of its grains, often imparting a foul, fishy odor to them.
8 within seven days, with no offensive fishy odor detectable during storage.
BV symptoms include a foul or fishy odor in varying degrees and a milk- like vaginal discharge.