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Vaginal dysbiosis: the cause of certain cases of infertility?

With a birth rate exceeding 52%, in vitro fertilization (IVF) is the technique of choice for treating infertility. For some women, however, the transferred embryo fails to implant, preventing any hope of pregnancy. Might an imbalance in the vaginal microbiota be the cause?   Defined as th...

Bacterial vaginosis: could there soon be a vaginal microbiota transplant ?

Could the success of fecal microbiota transplant to treat recurrent Clostridium difficile infections be extended to vaginal microbiota transplant for the treatment of bacterial vaginosis? This is what a team of American researchers hope to accomplish.   A healthy vaginal microbiota is cha...

Is there a link between recurrent miscarriage and the vaginal microbiota?

A bacterial imbalance in vaginal microbiota is present in women with unexplained recurrent miscarriage, according to a small Chinese study which finally offers new prospects to prevent this painful pregnancy disorder.   Between 1 and 2% of women suffer from recurrent miscarriage (at least...
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