A 45-year-old female asked:
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what is a white vaginal discharge that has a sweet smell?

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Dr. Timothy Brown
43 years experience Obstetrics and Gynecology
Sounds normal: There is nearly always at least a little bit of vaginal discharge, which is perfectly normal, and the odor could be described as slightly sweet.
Answered on Jul 30, 2015
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