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I'm having a bad mouth smell. ....Smetimes blood coming from my gum....

I'm having a bad mouth smell. ....Smetimes blood coming from my gum....

Halitosis: Halitosis (bad breath) is often caused by bacterial infections, including some gingivitis. With bleeding gums and an odor, you need to see a dentist for an evaluation and proper treatment. God luck. ...Read more

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Is it normal for blood to smell after a termination?

Is it normal for blood to smell after a termination?

Depends...: Any time there is bleeding, it is possible that it can smell. Old blood can smell bad. However, if this smells worse than a period, one should call their doctor/clinic. There may be an infection. Especially if there is pain, fever, chills, nausea/vomiting, there may be an infection. ...Read more

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Why do I smell and taste blood?

There is blood!: Likely you are bleeding, a minor nose bleed could explain along with other causes. Be seen if it doesn't resolve. ...Read more

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Does implantation blood smell weird?

No: If there is implantation blood, there should be very little of it. There should not be an odor to it that is significant. ...Read more

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Does implantation blood have a smell?

Yes or no: There is no right or wrong smell; really there is nothing specifically that is "implantation blood.". ...Read more

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Should menstrual blood have a smell??

Should menstrual blood have a smell??

No: Blood is a good medium for bacteria to grow and the normal bacteria in and around the vagina is what causes the odor. Change pad and tampon (tampons may cause a serious bacteria infection) often, every 2 hours for heavy flow. Wear cotton panties and unscented pads. Shower twice daily and trim the hair around the vagina ...Read more

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Why would menstrual blood smell sweet?

Why would menstrual blood smell sweet?

Unknown. However, I: Would ask your doctor to evaluate you for diabetes or possible rare Amino Acid metabolism problems. ...Read more

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Why does menstrual blood smell so bad?

Why does menstrual blood smell so bad?

It shouldn't be..: There is always some/slight odor to the menstrual blood, but foul odor suggests a possibility of infection--vaginitis/vaginosis. A retained tampon is often the course of very foul odor even without menstrual flow. If you have pain as well, then more severe infection such as endometritis/pelvic inflammatory disease etc. Consult doc. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why do I smell/taste blood it's weird..

Why do I smell/taste blood it's weird..

ENT: You should have your nose and throat examined. Maybe a salivary gland issue or something irritated in the ear, nose or throat area. ...Read more

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Smell blood down there but not bleeding?

Smell blood down there but not bleeding?

OK: Maybe you have a sensitive nose and it is residual blood from your previous period. ...Read more

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Is it normal that my blood smells like iron?

Yes: Basic biology. Glad you're asking questions -- that's how we learn. ...Read more

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Is it normal for menstrual blood to smell sweet?

Vaginal odor: Blood does not have a very pleasant smell. If you feel you have vaginal odor then schedule a visit for bacterial vaginosis testing. ...Read more

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When cut and bleeding my blood smells like metal?

Normal: Some people describe the smell (and taste) of blood as somewhat metallic. This is normal. ...Read more

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Does the blood following a medicall abortion smell foul?

Shouldn't: If it has a foul smell there may be an infection, so you need to see your doctor asap. ...Read more

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My gum has a swollen part with blood what does that mean?

My gum has a swollen part with blood what does that mean?

Inflammation?: There's probably some sort of inflammation going on. There could also be an underlying infection as well. Call your dentist to have it evaluated. ...Read more

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Had my baby on 7/27/14 n im now have dicharge/blood but it smells like vinager/ sour, what could this be?

Had my baby on 7/27/14 n im now have dicharge/blood but it smells like vinager/ sour, what could this be?

Swabs: That is not a typical smell for a vaginal pathogen. See your obstetrician for an exam and cultures. It is important to be reviewed for an infection or other problem. ...Read more

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RegularPeriods avgcycle33 but this month it ws 1wklate and it looks dark red why is this also it smells like reg. Blood why did this happen?

RegularPeriods avgcycle33 but this month it ws 1wklate and it looks dark red why is this also it smells like reg. Blood why did this happen?

Well: Irregular menstrual cycle's and change and discharge or bleeding can because by stress hormones endocrine thyroid abnormalities medications infection and pregnancy. See Dr. For specific diagnosis and treatment ...Read more

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Is possible to put hole in gum from eating something like chips? And be able to suck Air through? It also has fluid come out taste like blood but not

Is possible to put hole in gum from eating something like chips? And be able to suck Air through? It also has fluid come out taste like blood but not

Gum wound: Yes, you can cut into the gums with chips et al, but its unlikely that you would be pulling air from within your bone underneath. It may ooze some blood for a few mins. ...Read more

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I'm having a really bad smell coming from my menstrual blood. I regularly change the pad and wash but the blood still smells. What could be the cause?

I'm having a really bad smell coming from my menstrual blood. I regularly change the pad and wash but the blood still smells. What could be the cause?

Sounds like BV: Sounds more like bacterial vaginosis. This is an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacterial and leads to a fishy odor. It is treatable with antibiotics. Schedule a visit for confirmation, testing and treatment. ...Read more

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Is it normal for period blood to have a smell to it?

Is it normal for period blood to have a smell to it?

It can.: Not all menstrual blood is fresh blood. If the menstrual blood is older, it can have an odor or darker color. There are other causes of vaginal odor, too (bacterial vaginosis for example), so if you're uncertain, it's always a good idea to speak with your doctor. ...Read more

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I smell blood in my nose but its not bleeding?

I smell blood in my nose but its not bleeding?

Posterior: Could be dried blood, or could be a minor posterior nosebleed that is draining down your throat rather than through the nostrils. ...Read more

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Blood in spit, is it from gums or throat?

Blood in spit, is it from gums or throat?

Gums: The most likelly source is your gums. Have a dentist check out your gums as it could be an indication of gum disease. ...Read more

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What causes blood of the gum?

GINGIVITIS: Bleeding gums is a sign of moderate to severe gingivitis. The gums are either invected or irritated by plaque or calculus ont he teeth. See your dentist for a thorough exam and prophylaxis (tooth cleaning). In the meantime start flossing and brushing to remove the plaque.
Hormonal changes may also cause gums to bleed. ...Read more

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Hi Dr's, I need your help, I'm feeling Blood smell some time in a day, why this?? Help me please

Hi Dr's, I need your help, I'm feeling Blood smell some time in a day, why this?? Help me please

Smelling blood?: If you're saying that you're smelling blood, I can only imagine that there may be some blood in your nose, perhaps a slow nosebleed or residual blood from a previous nosebleed. I think a doctor needs to look up your nose. ...Read more