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just for heads up , what is normal vaginal pH...is it 4.5-5.5 or 3.0-4.5 ?

checked 2 sources...that what i got...
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It's written in MTB 2 CK that lactobacillus keeps vaginal pH normally below 4.5.....so I think 3.0-4.5 may be right
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It's written in MTB 2 CK that lactobacillus keeps vaginal pH normally below 4.5.....so I think 3.0-4.5 may be right
That's correct cause in bacterial vaginosis ph raises >4.5
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