Sexually transmitted diseases have come to be one of the worst diseases to ever shake the society these days. The numerous numbers of people who have been irresponsible in sexual practices have come to be the ones who are susceptible to this kind of infection. Blue waffle disease has joined the team of sexually transmitted diseases and had a serious threat on the health of individuals.
The term blue waffle is an easy description of the disease itself. Blue in the sense that it most distinguishing sign is the bluish discoloration of the labia of the female genitalia. Waffle in the sense that this term is used to describe the female organ of reproduction.
This will lead you to the first sign to tell that it is the disease that comes attacking – the bluish discoloration of the labia. The labia are the folds that cover the vagina itself. There are the labia majora at the outer line and the labia minora inside of it. These flaps are where the bluish patches are found. These circular patches may appear red during the first onset of the disease surrounded by bluish discoloration of the skin that comes as a result of poor blood flow on the area.
Aside from this obvious manifestation, a person may feel all itchy having these blue patches on the genitals. Itchiness may progress until such time that the activities of daily living of the person is affected. Expect extreme scratching as the patches fluids tend to give out such feeling that may be a sign that infection has set in.
Because of extreme scratching and severe bacterial invasion, a person may see the labia swelling. Swelling can be because of the friction that comes out of scratching or the body’s normal reaction to bacterial growth in the area. The area may be bloated with redness all over the genitalia and the surrounding skin area.
These manifestations are often distinctive of sexually transmitted diseases. What is worst is that the genitals may also give out yellowish fluids that may come to have a strong odor. This odorous liquid is a sign that there is really bacterial growth. Bad odor is always linked to bacteria anyway.
These are the hallmark manifestations of the blue waffle condition. Watch out for these manifestations because you might have this disease occurring in your organ just when you have no idea what you are feeling is all about.
Yet, why wait for these manifestations to occur before turning in the light way? Prevention is still the best arm that you could ever have towards completely preventing this disease from coming. If you will come to just see the disturbing photos of this disease, you will realize how important prevention is. But when it comes inevitable, take time to visit the nearest hospital once you are already experiencing the first signs of blue waffles. You will never know how far it can go so the best thing to do is to promptly act upon it.