Sexual DictionaryDictionary of the F-Word
B.V.:Or: BV , abbreviation for bacterial-vaginosis , a common vaginal infection caused by an overgrowth of the bacteria gardnerella . Bacterial vaginosis can spread through vaginal sex , but it also occurs in +/- 15% of females who have never had sex . TREATMENT: The most common treatment is oral metronidazole (Flagyl). This drug is very risky for pregnant women and should not be taken during the first 3 months of pregnancy.
See Also: B.V., bacterial vaginosis
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