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A 43-year-old member asked:

Is thick white vaginal discharge normal for u?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Geoffrey Schnider
Obstetrics and Gynecology 48 years experience
Vaginal discharge: A thick white discharge, without an odor or irritation can be normal. Comprises shedding vaginal cells and secretions resulting in a thick white pasty discharge. Some women constitutionally have more vaginal.

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A 36-year-old member asked:

What does very thick white vaginal discharge mean?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Vaginal discharge: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c both occur >>.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
during menstrual cycle.& pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick & white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. If you have an odor which causes redness, itching, burning, swelling or foul odor – please have it evaluated.
Oct 6, 2013
A 43-year-old member asked:

Does trichomoniasis cause thick white vaginal discharge?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Robert Donato
Urology 26 years experience
Generally Not: Trichomoniasis involves infection with the bug t. Vaginalis. The discharge is usually thin, greenish and likely foamy or frothy. A thick white discharge is more likely a vaginal yeast infection.
A 45-year-old member asked:

Thick white vaginal discharge like lotion with no other symptoms. What do I do?

2 doctor answers4 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Keep an eye on it.: Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (D/C). D/C is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions & bacteria & is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow & ^ estrogen. D/C ^ is seen w ovulation (Clear & like uncooked egg whites), Clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.& pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick & white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
odor. If you have a discharge which causes redness, itching, burning, swelling or foul odor – please have it checked.
Oct 28, 2014
A 39-year-old member asked:

What to do if I have thick white vaginal discharge?

1 doctor answer3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Discharge: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge & problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then It is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation & accurate assessment.
Conyers, GA
A 24-year-old female asked:

I been having thick clumpy vaginal discharge. What could be?

1 doctor answer2 doctors weighed in
Dr. Elise Sadoun
Family Medicine 15 years experience
See a doctor: It might be yeast or some other infection. Please see a doctor for a diagnosis.
Last updated Nov 3, 2018
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