The UK NSC recommendation on Bacterial vaginosis screening in pregnancy
Find general information about population health screening.
Why is screening not recommended by UK NSC?
UK NSC Committee did not recommend because:
More about Bacterial vaginosis
Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause of abnormal vaginal discharge in women of childbearing age. The condition occurs when there is a change in the natural bacterial balance in the vagina.
• Association for Improvements in the Maternity Services
The stakeholder groups will be involved when the recommendation is next reviewed. If you think your organisation should be added, please contact us. More information for stakeholders can be found in appendix C of the UK NSC evidence review process.
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