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OPENING TIMES

 

Monday : 9am - 5pm

Tuesday : 9am - 5pm

Wednesday : 9am - 5pm

Thursday : 9am - 5pm

Friday : 9am - 5pm

Saturday : Closed

Sunday : Closed

CONTACT

The McIndoe Centre

25 Harley Street

London

W1G 9QW

020 7637 1075

reception@amcindoe.com

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ATROPHIC VAGINITIS

This refers to inflammation of the vagina which can occur when oestrogen levels decrease. Decreased oestrogen levels leads to a number of changes in the vagina which includes thinning of the lining which becomes more delicate and easily traumatised, a rise in the pH, and reduced secretions. It is the the most common cause of an abnormal vaginal discharge in postmenopausal women.

What are the symptoms of atrophic vaginitis?

Symptoms include a thin, yellow discharge which occasionally can be blood stained, itching, soreness and painful sex.

Is it easy to diagnose?

Diagnosis is usually straight forward, based on the history, examination and tests.

 

How is it treated?

Treatment consists of vaginal lubricants and moisturizers and, replacing the oestrogen as necessary. Creams, tablets and a ring can be used.

Find out more about Abnormal Vaginal Discharge.