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A 19-year-old female asked:

I missed two periods, then i recently had one, and now my discharge smells like ammonia. there is excessive discharge. i am for sure not pregnant because i am a lesbian, and we both tested negative for any stds. i am so confused. please help.

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Dr. Ajay Acharya
A Verified Doctoranswered
38 years experience
Don't worry: Everything is normal....as long as you both are monogamous and your equipments are single user and bacteriologically clean. It can be a simple vaginitis/Urethritis/combo.
Dr. Forrest Jones
Specializes in Family Medicine
Bacterial vaginosis: Your ammonia-smelling vginal discharge could be evidence of bacterial vaginosis. Its not clesar how you might have gotten it, it may well clear on its own. If not, metronidazole or clindamycin can clear it up. Do you you clinician for diagnosis and treatment plan. Hope that helps.
Dr. Wayne Ingram
Specializes in Obstetrics and Gynecology
Poss. vaginal inf.: You may have a possible vaginal infection that may require a MD visit to assess and treat.

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