Abstract

Background: The problem of whiteness is a problem that has long been a problem for
women. In a world of ever experiencing vaginal discharge about 75%. In Indonesia
the number of affected WUS whiteness as much as 23.53 million people, in the District
Donates likelihood of discharge as much as 11 669 people.
Objective: To determine the knowledge overview of women of childbearing age about
the physiological and pathological whiteness in Puskesmas Sumbang II District
Banyumas.
Methods: This research method is quantitative descriptive based on primary data
taken using a questionnaire with a sample size 87. The sampling technique accidental
sampling.
Results: Respondents have less knowledge about the physiological and pathological
vaginal discharge most that 33 respondents (37.9%). Most respondents have SMP /
MTs / equal and have sufficient knowledge as much as 50%. Most of the respondents
who obtained the information from a friend and as much as 44.7% of them have less
knowledge. Most respondents have a life of 20-29 years and 36.8% of them have less
knowledge. Most respondents have jobs IRT and 52.5% of them have less knowledge
about the physiological and pathological vaginal discharge. And all respondents
experiencing vaginal discharge as many as 87 respondents (100%), of which 37.9%
were mempuyai less knowledge.
Conclusion: Most of WUS in Puskesmas Sumbang II District Banyumas have less
knowledge about the physiological and pathological vaginal discharge.
Keywords: Knowledge, WUS, Physiological vaginal discharge, vaginal discharge
Pathological.