Vaginosis is a defined as the changing conditions of the vagina. Bacterial vaginosis is an abnormal overgrowth of normal bacteria in the vagina and causes vaginal smelly discharge. Bacterial vaginosis also occurs due to the changes in the number of number and type of the bacteria in the vagina. Bacterial vaginosis is also known as vaginitis. Bacterial vaginosis is considered as a sexually transmitted disease, but it can be not related to sexual activity. Bacterial vaginosis can lead to the complications such as susceptibility to sex transmitted diseases (STD), and HIV, increased risk of preterm delivery in pregnant women, post-operative infection after pelvic or vaginal surgery, upper genital tract infection and endometriosis. The vaginosis rapid testing can be done through physical examination and laboratory testing, which includes pelvic examination and vaginal secretion testing.
The increasing prevalence of most common vaginal and sexually transmitted infection worldwide is expected to propel the demand of vaginosis testing and drive the growth of the global vaginosis testing market over forecast period. The rinsing awareness about the woman’s health and the supportive government campaigns, and programs regarding awareness also anticipated to drive the growth of the global vaginosis rapid testing market. The ease in regulatory approvals for the testing devices and developing medical infrastructure in developing regions also expected to drive the growth of the global vaginosis rapid testing market. The increasing demand of point of care testing (POCT) in growing area of diagnostics due to increased focus on cost efficiency through rapid and appropriate treatment is also anticipated to boost the growth of the global vaginosis rapid testing market.