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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Robert Killian
27 years experience in General Practice
Retained Tampon: The last time a patient said this to me there was a forgotten tampon in the vagina.

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A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
See a doctor: When a patient says they have a 'death smell' then that's time to see a physician and have a thorough exam. Be sure to mention the irregularities in y ... Read More
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A 38-year-old female asked:
Dr. Myron Arlen
63 years experience in Surgical Oncology
Uterine involvement: Ovarian cancers frequently involve uterus and as a result can induce endometrial bleeding. Necrotic blood in endometrial cavity can cause symptoms yo ... Read More
A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Wrong antibiotic: Bacterial vaginosis (bv) is the most common vaginal infection. It is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria, not a sexually transmittthesis ease. Th ... Read More
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A 58-year-old female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience in Internal Medicine
What's the context.: Loss of smell could simply come from allergies, too. We can't take an isolated finding like the loss of the sense of smell and cal it a harbinger of ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Edgar Mendizabal
54 years experience in Internal Medicine
It sounds like that: He. Ought have a fistula. Have it checked.
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Linda Gromko
47 years experience in Family Medicine
What a description!: One of the first things i look for when a woman complains of really bad vaginal odor is a lost tampon! sometimes a tampon is placed in the vagina, the ... Read More
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A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience in Internal Medicine
Bacterial flora: This sounds like you have an imbalance of your gut flora. Try taking a probiotic to help regulate this and avoid excessive sugary/starchy foods.
A 50-year-old male asked:
Dr. Ed Friedlander
43 years experience in Pathology
Stop worrying: Your body actually makes ammonia. The stink is annoying but harmless. The concentrated liquid can make you sick or damage your skin / eyes. Stop readi ... Read More
A 57-year-old female asked:
Dr. Olakitan Akinjagunla
Specializes in Internal Medicine
EVALUATION: Get an appointment with your PCP for an evaluation. Increase fiber intake,adequate fluids. Watch what you eat as some foods can cause this
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