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would someone normally have a thick white discharge all the time?

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Dr. Richard Ruth
Internal Medicine 22 years experience
White discharge: Can be normal or a sign of yeast infection. If it doesn't stop, you may need to take antifungal medication, i.E yeast infection. If this does not stop it, you will need to see an ob.

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A 23-year-old female asked:

I always have a thick white discharge. No matter on my prod or not. What could this be?

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Dr. Pavel Conovalciuc
Family Medicine 23 years experience
Check it out: To have discharge is not right. There are different causes to it, so i recommend you have it checked out soon. There are some infectious causes such as bacterial vaginitis, gonorrhea and chlamydia, etc, but there are non-infectious causes that are important as well. See your doc.
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What could foul smelling thick white discharge be caused by?

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Dr. Andrew Oswari
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From where?: It could be signs of infection.
Westland, MI
A 34-year-old female asked:

If you have a thick white discharge and all your test results are negative what could it be?

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Dr. Philip Chao
Radiology 38 years experience
Where is it coming f: From. I will assume your vagina? Go see your ob/gyn doctor. If it is somewhere else - please ask your question again and specify.
A 35-year-old member asked:

Thick white discharge now nothing, should I be concerned?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
Possible Reasons: Leukorrhea is normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is stimulated by ^ vaginal blood flow ; ^ estrogen. D/c ^ is seen w ovulation (clear/stretchy), clear/watery or white d/c both occur during menstrual cycle.; pregnancy (white/ milky). It can be thin or thick ; white to yellowish. Leukorrhea usually doesn't cause an odor. If you have.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
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a discharge which causes redness, itching, burning, swelling or foul odor – please have it checked.
Oct 27, 2013
A 41-year-old member asked:

Please tell me, are you supposed to have period cramps when having a thick white discharge?

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Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Pelvic Pain: Pelvic pain for your age group can be due to fibroids, cervical polyps, pelvic inflamatory disease and those can also have abnormal discharge sometimes. If accompanied with foul smelling vaginal discharge a pelvic inflamatory disease must be ruled out. See your obgyn to rule out other more serious conditions.

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