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A 43-year-old member asked:

what does it mean when you have light brown discharge after sex?

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Dr. Heidi Fowler
Psychiatry 25 years experience
That is likely: Blood mixed in with your vaginal secretions. Brown is often older blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please get medically evaluated.

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A female asked:

What does it mean to have light brown discharge after sex and only comes out once aday ? And only little spots when i wipe my self

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Dr. Lisa Oldson
Internal Medicine 27 years experience
Could be STD: Spotting after sex can be seen with stds, including chlamydia, gonorrhea, hpv. Get tested and see a doctor. For more info on stds and testing, visit www.Sexualhealth.Com.
A 50-year-old member asked:

Is it bad if i'm having light brown discharge after rough sex?

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Dr. James Lin
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Here are some ...: If such occurrence is new and bothersome to you as well as not getting better in 2-3 days, see gyn-doc. If recurrent and you have known what you would expect, you may wait and see. But, anytime in doubt, see gyn-doc timely for assessment and counseling for planning the future care and precaution. Best wish ...

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