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A 22-year-old female asked:

While checking the strings on my copper iud today i noticed my cervical mucus was quite watery (with little to no stretch to it); i finished my period 3 days ago. i was wondering if this was normal? does it mean that i'm ovulating?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 27 years experience
Leukorrhea: Normal vaginal discharge can change in amount and consistency through out the menstrual cycle. It is difficult to determine what phase of your cycle you are in just by looking at vaginal secretions.
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