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what could white discharge that looks like creamy lotion be

A 32-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Needs testing: Vaginal discharge will change throughout the menstrual cycle. On the other hand, vaginal odor can be a sign of bacterial vaginosis. Vaginal itching ca ... Read More
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A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Past history: Use your past history as your guide. If this discharge it typical for you after other times that you have had sex then it may be the normal mixture of ... Read More
A 49-year-old member asked:
Dr. Yash Khanna
56 years experience Family Medicine
Yeast infection?: Creamy white discharge may be due to yeast infection, which is not uncommon when you are on birth control pills women on bcp are more likely to devel ... Read More
A 44-year-old member asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
White discharge: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. If y ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Glynis Ablon
28 years experience Dermatology
Probably candida: or some sort of fungus but see your doctor if OTC Monistat isn't working
A female asked:
Dr. Hunter Handsfield
52 years experience Infectious Disease
Many possibilities: Many things cause ncreased vaginal discharge; you don't give enough information to even guess. Hormonal issues, pregnancy, and infections are the main ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Tracey Leaver-Williams
17 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
May be normal: It is not always abnormal to have discharge. If there is no odor or itching involved then it is probably normal physiologic discharge.
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A 42-year-old female asked:
Dr. Yvette Westford
19 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Have MD check: Smell is very subjective and usually limited by the experience of the person doing the smelling. However, it is possible that it does indeed smell lik ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Dean Giannone
24 years experience Internal Medicine
VVC. Yeast. : This could be vulvovaginal candidiasis, otherwise known as a yeast infection. Whitish, thick, clumpy and often malodorous discharge. There are treatme ... Read More
A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. Martin Raff
55 years experience Infectious Disease
Not much: But the best way in which to determine what this is, is to see a gynecologist and be examined. If you cannot do this immediately after having sex, th ... Read More
A 35-year-old female asked:
Dr. Steven Meister
23 years experience Family Medicine
See you physician: Discharges can be either normal or abnormal. Usually when a discharge is thicker and has a "fishy" odor it needs to be evaluated. I recommend that y ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Get tested: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal o ... Read More
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A 29-year-old female asked:
Dr. AARATHI Cholkeri-Singh
18 years experience Gynecology
Yeast: It may be yeast. Typically, yeast is white and clumpy without an odor. It can cause vaginal itching.
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A 26-year-old male asked:
Dr. Jeff Livingston
21 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Check a test : If you think you might be pregnant check then check a home pregnancy test. They are cheap, reliable and available at any pharmacy. Vaginal discharge ... Read More
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A 26-year-old female asked:
Dr. AARATHI Cholkeri-Singh
18 years experience Gynecology
Normal: Many women usually have a creamy, white discharge that does not cause symtpoms of itching, burning or bad odor. If you do have these symptoms, you sho ... Read More
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A 28-year-old female asked:
Dr. Thomas Rohde
34 years experience General Practice
Yes: The vagina produces a thin whitish discharge as part of a normal cycle. It may be heavier at certain times during a cycle and less at others. If the d ... Read More
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A 23-year-old female asked:
Dr. Anthony Fritz
32 years experience Internal Medicine
No: You may have a yeast or bacterial infection or other inflammatory process. Please see your health provider for an assessment.
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A 30-year-old female asked:
Dr. M. Hytham Beck
42 years experience General Surgery
Any itching: I wonder if there is any itching associated with this now mainly these discharges could be normal vaginal secretion to be assured I recommend you see ... Read More
A female asked:
Dr. Richard Zimon
58 years experience Internal Medicine
Yeast: "Sounds like" a yeast infection. See your Gynecologist for treatment especially if you are sexually active since other STD's may present this way Hop ... Read More
A 56-year-old female asked:
Dr. Laura Anissian
20 years experience Internal Medicine
Allergies?: Perhaps you have allergies? I don't think the nasal discharge however is related to the vaginal.
A 39-year-old female asked:
Dr. Nauroz Ali
19 years experience Internal Medicine
Get it checked: If you are sexually active you should have a culture done, the white discharge is normal for you, then probably nothing, if abnormal, it is best to ge ... Read More
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A 27-year-old female asked:
Dr. Heidi Fowler
24 years experience Psychiatry
Not sure.: Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (D/C). D/C is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions & bacteria & is stimulated by ^ vaginal ... Read More
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A 22-year-old female asked:
Dr. John Berryman
53 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal infection ?: A "white creamy/lumpy discharge" is usually a yeast infection, and over the counter medication from your pharmacist (Monistat or similar) may be effec ... Read More
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A 50-year-old member asked:
Dr. Bryan Treacy
34 years experience Gynecology
May be normal: Bacterial infections usually have an odor, yeast infections may not. Some women have heavier normal vaginal discharge than others. If concerned, vagin ... Read More

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