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A 43-year-old member asked:

What does it mean if you have white clear discharge and cramps two weeks before period?

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Dr. Wendy Askew
undefined 24 years experience
Likely ovulation: The change in the cervical mucus can occur at the time of ovulation, and ovulation can be accompanied by some cramping.

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I've been having clear discharge a week before period starts. Is this normal?

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Dr. Joel Rivera Jimenez
Obstetrics & Gynecology 18 years experience
Ovulation: During ovulation you can encounter the same situation, but sometimes its just a Progesterone effect on the uterus at the end of the menstrual cycle. At the begining of your cycle you have an estrogen effect on the uterus and in the latter part of your menstrual cylce you get a Progesterone effect that causes you to menstruate, and it might cause those symptoms you are refering.
Last updated Dec 1, 2016


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