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A 36-year-old female asked:
Dr. Oscar Novick
57 years experience Pediatrics
Creamy discharge: You may have vaginitis or a yeast infection

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A 38-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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Dr. Carla Enriquez
49 years experience Pediatrics
Bacterial vaginosis: Most likely bacterial vaginosis. This has many causes and requires treatment. Please see your doctor for proper exam and treatment.
A 27-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 female asked:
Dr. Ralph Boling
38 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Tampon maybe: You need to get an exam with your doctor to be sure, and get treatment for a likely infection.
A 42-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Possible infection: Recommend medical eval. Take care.
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Dr. Jane Van Dis
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
PH changes: Foul smelling discharge is most commonly associated with changes in the ph or acidity/alkalinity of your vagina. Food and alcohol can affect ph, bact ... Read More
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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 39-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 30-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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