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A 18-year-old female asked:

Im 18. for the last 3-4 months i have noticed thick, white, wet tissue-like substances come from my vagina. it only ever comes out with something else i.e on a finger or on a condom. my period doesnt seem to clear it out. is it tissue/tampon/std?

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Dr. Hunter Handsfield
Infectious Disease 55 years experience
Vaginal discharge: Any new, changed, or unexplained vaginal discharge requires in-person medical evaluation. There are several possible causes, including STDs if sexually active and perhaps at risk. Tampons are not a likely cause.
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