A 43-year-old member asked:
Is thick pink vaginal discharge a symptom inna yeast infection?
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Psychiatry 25 years experience
May be: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. Although bleeding isn't usually associated with yeast, there could could be a small amt of blood mixed in causing pink coloration. Leukorrhea is a normal vaginal discharge (d/c). D/c is composed of cellular debris, vaginal secretions ; bacteria ; is >>.
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A 37-year-old member asked:
What is considered healthy vaginal discharge and yeast infection?
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Obstetrics and Gynecology 18 years experience
Depends: A woman may have a lot or small amounts of discharge in a day. Discharge can be clear, thick, white or slightly yellow. Healthy discharge is not associated with pain or itching, like a yeast infection is. Sometimes, but not always, yeast discharge is "like cottage cheese" as it forms little clumps. The discharge itself, however, isn't definitive. The symptoms are more important. To establish.
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Last updated Dec 31, 2018
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