what does this mean? my friend started telling me she has been having a discharge from her vaginal area. and that she has some kind of odor, i have told her that i didn't know what it was or what it meant, so now im here asking you guys what that means.
2 doctor answers • 3 doctors weighed in
Dr. Mary Engrav answered
Emergency Medicine 31 years experience
Those : Those symptoms are concerning for infection. A change in the normal discharge with a color to it can represent an infection. Your friend should be medically evaluated. If she develops pain, fever, or vomiting then she should be seen right away.
5394 viewsAnswered >2 years ago
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Vaginal infection: The odor and discharge are very likely to be a bacterial vaginal infection. A visit to the GYN MD should be your recommendation to your friend for diagnosis and Rx.
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Last updated Dec 31, 2018
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