Overview. Group B strep (streptococcus) is a common bacterium often carried in the intestines or lower genital tract. The bacterium is usually.
I'm 61 and recently began to have a vaginal discharge. It's not itchy, but sexual intercourse is painful. My doctor diagnosed it as strep B.
Group B strep is one of the leading causes of newborn illness and death worldwide Although most women do not have any symptoms, GBS can cause vaginal.