A 38-year-old member asked:
30weeks pregnant and noticed thick gooey discharge is this normal?
1 doctor answer • 2 doctors weighed in
Obstetrics and Gynecology 19 years experience
Normal: Discharge changes a lot in pregnancy, especially in last trimester. The discharge can become copious... Sometimes so much that you think you might have broke your water. It can be thick or thin, white or clear, mucousy. Bottom line, if you keep leaking make sure to go to l&d to make sure your water didn't break. Otherwise, know that abnormal amounts of discharge and different textures normal.
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Last updated May 17, 2018
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