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Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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Bloody mucus before and after my period. Some fresh blood and dry blood clots, too. Is this cancerous?

Bloody mucus before and after my period. Some fresh blood and dry blood clots, too. Is this cancerous?

Unlikely but see gyn: There are many more things that can cause that other than cancer. The best initial approach is to visit your gyn and have a physical exam. They can usually no needed ultrasound procedures in their office and then determine along with bloodwork if anything further needs to be done to figure out the causes. Cancer is possible but less likely than more benign causes. ...Read more

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Having bloody mucus 3 says after period, is this a sign I'm pregnant?

Having bloody mucus 3 says after period, is this a sign I'm pregnant?

No, if you had your: Period then you are not pregnant. The blood may be related to hormone imbalance. Take care. ...Read more

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Is brown mucus discharge is before or after period?

Is brown mucus discharge is before or after period?

Brown mucus: Discharge is usually old, deoxygenated blood ; is non uncommonly seen after your period (but could also occur at other times). ...Read more

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No dry days after period ended. Went from blood to white cervical mucus immediately. This isn't normal for me... What is it?

No dry days after period ended. Went from blood to white cervical mucus immediately. This isn't normal for me... What is it?

Normal: This is a variation of normal. As long as your period was otherwise normal, don't worry about it. Good luck. ...Read more

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What does red tinged stretchy mucus mean 2 days after period. Plus spotting I have had sex prior and after period ended?

What does red tinged stretchy mucus mean 2 days after period. Plus spotting I have had sex prior and after period ended?

More than one likely: Reason. The discharge may be just residual part of your period. You may have some lesion on the cervix that may be bleeding/spotting due to the trauma of sex. If the spotting persists, it would be prudent to see your doctor for an examination. ...Read more

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Fertile cervical mucus lasts for 5-7 days starting 9 days after period -- still nursing son. Could it just be nursing causing this?

Unlikely: I don't know how long ago you've delivered, but the fertile mucus suggests that you're ovulatory. If you don't want to conceive I suggest using barrier contraception. ...Read more

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I have the implanon also taking lovan and duromine had implanon for 28 months first 20 without period last 2 periods I've had blood mucus after period?

I have the implanon also taking lovan and duromine had implanon for 28 months first 20 without period last 2 periods I've had blood mucus after period?

Normal on Implanon: Irregular periods are the norm on implanon. Everyone will be irregular. Many patients have no periods at all. Others will experience irregular menstrual bleeding. This is how it works. If you are not satisfied with the bleeding pattern on Implanon then consider using a different birth control method but understand that the bleeding does not mean something is wrong or that it is not working. ...Read more

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Noticed spotting 8 days after period ended. It was brown and red mixed with mucous. Is this normal or concerning?

Noticed spotting 8 days after period ended. It was brown and red mixed with mucous. Is this normal or concerning?

Break through: Break through bleeding can occur due to hormonal imbalance. Brown blood is usually old blood being cleaned from the uterus. Hopefully, this resolves. If it happens for 3 or more cycles please consult with your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Bloody mucus discharge before and after period. Sometimes its fresh blood or dry clots or a brown watery spot-like discharge. What are the causes?

Bloody mucus discharge before and after period. Sometimes its fresh blood or dry clots or a brown watery spot-like discharge. What are the causes?

Infection? STD?: An infection is the most likely cause for a discharge of this sort. Depending on STD risk (new partner, partner with other partners, etc), gonorrhea and chlamydia are considerations. There are several other possibilities, but infection is the one that should be diagnosed and treated ASAP. So get it checked out soon, preferably in the next couple of days. Good luck! ...Read more

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Stomach pain and bloody mucus discharge 3 days after period ended.

Could be infection: Discharge right after your period can be a sign of an infection. Should see your doctor for testing. ...Read more

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Black/bloody mucus is it my period?

Black/bloody mucus is it my period?

Probably: Periods can differ greatly from month to month. ...Read more

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I was about 3 days late for my period and then when I got it there was this bloody and clear mucus and then it disappeared and came back very light?

I was about 3 days late for my period and then when I got it there was this bloody and clear mucus and then it disappeared and came back very light?

Maybe not period: If you are sexually active, then check a pregnancy test. If that is negative, then it might not represent a period, but rather abnormal breakthrough bleeding related to a lack of ovulation the prior cycle. ...Read more