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A Sweet Smell
Urine Odor: It could be from foods that are ingested. Some foods like asparagus are notorious for this. You also could have s bladder infection. You may want to see you doctor and have a urinalysis to make sure there is nothing wrong. ...Read more
For almost a month now, I have had a good amount of discharge and also sweet smell with it. Just want to know if its something I should worry about?
Vaginits: If you have unusual amount of discharge with unusual odor have it checked out for infection. ...Read more
Why do my armpits smell like spoiled milk and a little sweet smell? Could it be from dairy products?
Apocrine glands: The arm puts have apocrine sweat glands the top part of the cell will dissolve and causes the smell Hormones have a big role ...Read more
Why would a persons body give off a sickly sweet smell like candy and also their farts have a sweet smell. Could it be what they are eating?
I have an awful pain in my back near the right side and my urine has a sweet smell to it. Do you know what could cause this? I am not diabetic.
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A sweet smell can be caused by sugar in your urine, glucosuria, which could occur if you have developed diabetes.
Some personal lubricants like Astroglide, have sugars in them, glycerine, which is sweet in taste.
The most common odor in a vaginal discharge is a fishy smell caused by bacterial vaginosis.
Other diseases like Maple syrup urine disease are very rare. ...Read more
My discharge is clear, stretchy, and sometimes has some pink blood with a sweet smell. I had a baby 7 weeks ago, what does this mean?
Need more info: Have you had a period since you had the baby? Are you breastfeeding? If you haven't had a period, maybe you are ovulating and in two weeks you will have a period. If you have had this discharge since having the baby, and it is getting less and less, then it's part of normal post partum discharge. Talk to your doctor for more evaluation if worried. ...Read more
24 year old female suffering from extreme night sweats for the past few weeks that have a sickly sweet smell. What could be the cause of this?
I cant explain this sweet smell I having in my nose. Kinda scary. Been going on now for a couple months. Every day.
My urine for weeks now is sweet smell, cloudy, I need to go to the restroom a lot and sometime I have a weird feeling when I pee (numbness)?
I have been having a lot of discharge lately and I find that my underwear is always wet it has a sweet smell to it. Could it be amniotic fluid? 38wks
Yes: See your OB/GYN for specific diagnosis and treatment this could be something serious ...Read more
I'm only 16 yrs old and today I noticed there is a somewhat thick sweet smell coming from my vagina, I wasn't sure what it might mean, any suggestions?
Garlic?: Do you use any nose sprays or drops? It could be what you have been eating, including garlic. Hard to say without a thorough history and exam. ...Read more
Explanation: May be nothing except high sensitivity to smell. Some people may have it without and diseases. ...Read more
Smell: As long as there are no other symptoms, I wouldn't worry about how your period blood smells. Blood smells different depending on how old it is. ...Read more
Why does my six year old daughter's urine have a weird sweet smell to it and her skin when she sweat?
I have a constant sweet smell in my nose, everything about me smells sweet, people tell me that I don't smell, it is driving me crazy?
I been experiencing a smell for the last 6 months or so, sweet smell, there most of the time, my gas smells similar as well, does cancer smell?
It is not established, but it has been reported that dogs can smell some cancers. What you described is not likely to be related to cancer. It may be more of the nature of olfactory hallucination.
For good health - Have a diet rich in fresh vegetables, fruits, whole grains, low fat milk and milk products, nuts, beans, legumes, lentils and small amounts of lean meats. Avoid saturated fats. Exercise at least 150 minutes/week and increase the intensity of exercise gradually. Do not use tobacco, alcohol, weed or street drugs in any form.
Practice safe sex. ...Read more
Hello. I have noticed a sweet smell along with a dark colored (almost black) discharge staining my underwear. I am mid cycle, and have had sex.
Can meds give a order in urine? How much I shower I can still smell it wonder if others can to. Even if I spray perfume, almost a sweet smell. Help
Sweet smelling urine and having a liver mass concerning? I am a 24 year old female. For the last 4 days, I have been on a daniel's fast but my urine has a sweet smell for the last 36 hours. I also have a mass in my liver and am having pain on my right upp
Hello. I just reviewed danielsâ€™ diet in order to answer your question. If one ate a preponderance of fruit, it could raise blood sugar levels significantly. If there is any diabetic predisposition, then it could cause urine to be spilled in the urine. People with uncontrolled diabetes can have sweet smelling urine. It can occur in reaction to medications, metabolism of certain foods. There is also a rare cause called mapple syrup urine disorder which is a neurologic condition that affects infants and children.
The other thing to be aware of, is that your body may be detoxifying as the result of this diet. This can allow the release of stored toxins and free radicals. I don't know why you have a liver mass. Issues involving the gallbladder and bladder can sometimes radiate to the back. I think you would need to talk to your doctor to see if this is concerning or not; because there are lot of different factors in the scenario that you present with. Take care. ...Read more
I have been having pelvic pain with vaginal discharge that's thick and gooy with a sweet smell... Pressing on my pelvic area hurts aswell... Any ideas?
A little unusual: That description of the discharge is a little unusual, but my first concern would be for a possible sexually transmitted infection. Chlamydia, and especially gonorrhea can cause a lot of discharge. The vaginitis conditions can sometimes cause pelvic pain as well (yeast infections or bacterial vaginosis), but not typically. ...Read more