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Ovarian cyst and foul smelling discharge

A 43-year-old member asked:
Dr. Timothy Raichle
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
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
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
No: Ovarian cysts don't cause a vaginal discharge. A green discharge on tampon is more likely due to a vaginal or cervical infection. A woman usually ne... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gerard Honore
Fertility Medicine 30 years experience
Not emergency: You do not need emergency attention for light bleeding. The six elf the cyst is important though; depending on how large it is (and how long you've ha... Read More
A 20-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Sonogram : You could schedule a visit with an OBgyn to see if your cyst is still there
A 18-year-old female asked:
Dr. Sewa Legha
Medical Oncology 51 years experience
Unlikely: Ovarian tumors oand cycsts do not cause any vaginal discharge as there is no direct connection. Go see a gynecologist if the discharge is excessive an... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Mary David
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Possibly: An ovarian cyst can hurt a lot especially if it is leaking and hormonal changes can cause a discharge. However, anytime you are in severe pain you nee... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Alan Patterson
Obstetrics and Gynecology 43 years experience
Best way to diagnose: An ovarian cyst is by pelvic ultrasound, please see your gyn.
A 41-year-old member asked:
Dr. Karen Jones
Obstetrics and Gynecology 38 years experience
Usually not: An ovarian cyst usually does not cause a lot of bleeding and discharge on a tampon. Vaginal bleeding usually comes from the inside of the uterus or t... Read More
A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Gurmukh Singh
Pathology 50 years experience
Not per se: An ovarian cyst by itself should not alter the menstrual bleeding. However, depending on the type of cyst, it may be associated with hormonal disturba... Read More
A 24-year-old female asked:
Dr. Diane Minich
Family Medicine 38 years experience
See your doctor: You could have an infection your doctor will need to do a pelvic exam and possibly some cultures.
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