vulvovaginitis

[vuhl-voh-vaj-uh-nahy-tis]

Origin of vulvovaginitis

First recorded in 1895–1900; vulv(a) + -o- + vaginitis
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Examples from the Web for vulvovaginitis

Historical Examples of vulvovaginitis

  • Generally speaking, vulvovaginitis in children is a mild infection.

    Woman

    William J. Robinson


British Dictionary definitions for vulvovaginitis

vulvovaginitis

noun
  1. inflammation of the vulva and vagina or of the small glands (vulvovaginal glands) on either side of the lower part of the vagina
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vulvovaginitis in Medicine

vulvovaginitis

[vŭl′vō-văj′ə-nītĭs]
n.
  1. Inflammation of the vulva and the vagina, or of the vulvovaginal glands.
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