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while periods i got burning sensation in vagina then discharge colour is dark red like brown colour if there is any infection symptoms???

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Dr. Patrick Connerly
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Maybe: The color is not so worrisome, but the burning is. Might be from infection, but I have seen other causes too. If you are using tampons, it might be from friction or allergy to the odor control chemicals in the tampon. You should be examined while you are having the symptoms.
Answered on Mar 22, 2020

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