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Nurse Practitioner:
doi: 10.1097/
Feature: WOMEN'S HEALTH: CE Connection

Atrophic vaginitis signs, symptoms, and better outcomes

Reimer, Annabelle MN, BScN, RN; Johnson, Laura MN, BN, RN, ENP

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Atrophic vaginitis is a common finding in women with low estrogen states. Many women believe their symptoms are expected signs of aging. NPs can provide therapeutic options to improve vaginal health and quality of life. This article reviews physiology, clinical manifestations, signs, symptoms, and treatment methods for atrophic vaginitis.

© 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.


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