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I had cryosurgery and now I have smelly discharge Is this normal

A 36-year-old member asked:
Dr. Gregg Albers
40 years experience Addiction Medicine
Cryosurgery: The cryotherapy destroys some tissue, and as the tissue peels off or sloughs, there may be a smell. It would be more helpful is you would share what ... Read More

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A 54-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No, not normal: Please see your gyn for an exam and cultures, you may have a vaginal infection and hopefully you did not develop a recto- vagina fistula which your do ... Read More
A 27-year-old member asked:
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: The normal post childbirth involution process and uterine shrinkage produces a brownish to yellow discharge over 4 to 6 weeks.(lochia) If the dischar ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Charles Whiting
26 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Different protocols: Not everyone has a watery discharge. We warn people about it because it can otherwise be a bit of shock. There are different protocols for freezing ... Read More
A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Betsy Greenleaf
22 years experience Gynecology
Maybe: After pregnancy, miscarriage, or vaginal/uterine surgery it is not unusual to get a discharge until healed. Often this discharge will have an odor be ... Read More
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A 55-year-old member asked:
Dr. Carolyn Thompson
27 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: Brown discharge is usually old blood leaving the body. However, if you notice a foul odor, you need to be seen to rule out the possibility of an infe ... Read More
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A 32-year-old male asked:
Dr. Louise Andrew
45 years experience Emergency Medicine
INfection: It's possible to get infected cysts in this area. If it can't be cleared up with cleaning with peroxide, folowed by thorough drying, and applying an ... Read More
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A 51-year-old member asked:
Dr. Ron Eaker
Dr. Ron Eaker answered
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Yes: This can be normal but you also have to think about the possibility of infection if you are running a fever or are very tender over the lower abdomen
A 40-year-old member asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
41 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Please see your obgyn u need evaluation to make sure u have no retained poc or other.
A 46-year-old member asked:
Dr. Parul Krishnamurthy
33 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
No: Some brownish discharge 3 weeks after c section is not uncommon. Mild transient odor may be acceptable, however if you have persistent odor, let your ... Read More
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