Vaginal disorders and probiotics

  • Ela Johannsen Rhodes University

Abstract

Naturally occurring vaginal flora The human vagina represents a complex ecological niche in which more than 20 microbial genera co-exist in a delicate balance. The correct balance of the microbial flora in the vagina appears to play a pivotal role in preventing a number of infections in a woman’s urogenital tract.

Author Biography

Ela Johannsen, Rhodes University
MSc Microbiol, Lodz, Poland; PhD Microbiol, Grahamstown
Section
Clinical