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Leukorrhea discharge that is brown in color?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Maybe if there was a: Little old blood mixed in. 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.
Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 26 years experience
Provided original answer
cause an odor. If you have a discharge which causes redness, itching, burning, swelling or foul odor – please have it evaluated.
Oct 27, 2013
Last updated Oct 4, 2015

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