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foul smelling discharge after c section

A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Lori Semel
34 years experience Pediatrics
S/p c section: The discharge following childbirth in general and after C-section can be pretty foul. If he ruled out a possible infection, then dont worry. Practice ... Read More
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A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Austina Cho
25 years experience Psychiatry
Need pregnancy test: You should get a pregnancy test done. See a dr. To be sure and let him or her know your symptoms so they can check you for other causes.
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Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
I : I recommend that you see your gynecologist or your primary care physician to determine the cause of you vaginal discharge. It isn't possible to tell ... Read More
A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ray Tidman
37 years experience Family Medicine
Early prenatal care: Is important. Do you have access to a county health clinic, or a free clinic in your area. "rural health clinics" have to take all patients regardl ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jie Xu
Dr. Jie Xu answered
16 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Maybe not yeast?: Yellowish green foul smelling discharge does not sound typical for a yeast infection. Did you get tested for other infections such as trichomoniasis, ... Read More
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A 31-year-old member asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get tested : There are several causes of bad smelling vaginal discharge and testing is needed to determine the cause and treatment. The most likely is bacterial va ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Aylwin david Nathaniel
Specializes in General Practice
Infection: Could possibly be an infection. See your GP asap or you can do a virtual consultation through the Discovery app or website - we can assess and send a ... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Ankush Bansal
16 years experience Internal Medicine
Absolutely: Yes, it can. It depends on the bacteria in the abscess but many anaerobic bacteria (like from the gut) have a foul odor.
A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible infection: Recommend medical eval. Take care.
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A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The ovaries are not connected to the uterus or vagina. An ovarian cyst is a separate issue from malodorous vaginal discharge. This is a sign of infe ... Read More
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