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A 46-year-old member asked:

What causes cervical mucus?

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Dr. Charles Whiting
Obstetrics and Gynecology 28 years experience
Cervical glands: Cervical Mucus is secreted by glands in the cervix in response to female hormones. It is a normal part of female physiology. Best wishes!
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A 36-year-old member asked:

What can cause an increase in cervical mucus?

1 doctor answer1 doctor weighed in
Dr. Daniel Szekely
45 years experience
Not ovulating.: Cervical mucus thins during ovulation, when you have a surge of the hormone estrogen. After ovulation, the hormone Progesterone rises, and the mucus thickens.
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A 33-year-old member asked:

What causes cervical mucus in toilet?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Jeff Livingston
Obstetrics and Gynecology 23 years experience
Discharge: Vaginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe.
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A 38-year-old member asked:

Why do I have cervical mucus?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Michael Sparacino
Family Medicine 38 years experience
Possibly: Cervical mucous character is related to the varying concentration of your hormones. Irregularities in these levels can cause mucousy discharge.
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