The UK NSC recommendation on Bacterial vaginosis screening in pregnancy
Find general information about population health screening.
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.
Why is screening not recommended by UK NSC?
UK NSC Committee did not recommend because:
• 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 about the recommendation review process, including the role of stakeholders, can be found in the guide to Engaging with the UK NSC's recommendation review process.
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