- Ectocervicitis: Causes include trichomonas, HSV, syphilis (rare).
- History of sexually transmitted disease (Chlamydia, gonorrhea, Herpes virus (genital herpes), Human papillomavirus (genital warts), trichomoniasis).
- Many sexual partners.
- Sexual intercourse at an early age.
- Redness of the cervix.
- Swelling (inflammation) of the walls of the vagina.
- Positive =yellow or green pus on swab.
- Negative = cloudy or clear mucus.
- Friability =blood on swab.
- Hormonal therapy (especially in postmenopausal women).
- Laser therapy.
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