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Brown Discharge And Uti
Vaginal burning (worse when urinating), dark brown discharge instead of period, yellow/green discharge, unusual odor (not foul), redness. Not an STD?
Vaginal d/c etc: Hallo Harold75~ this sounds like pretty classical Gardnerella vaginalis or trichomonas vaginalis infection or even GC so you MUST see a doc for proper testing to make right diagnosis and get treatment. Remember to inform your partner when you get the right diagnosis and advise he shd be treated as well. thx ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Discharge can be a noun or a verb; it has multiple meanings in physics, chemistry, military, and legal usage. The most common medical meaning is a substance that is being excreted. Examples: pus is the discharge from a pimple; a vaginal discharge can mean infection; an ear discharge can mean an infection of the outer ear tract; a nasal discharge ...Read more
Brown discharge is: Usually old blood fromuterus. Normally yeast infections don't cause bleeding. But, if the vaginal tissues became raw and irritated enough, it could cause some minimal bleeding. Symptoms of a yeast infection may include: burning, redness ; itching of the vulva; burning with urination ; vaginal intercourse ; a clumpy, white, vaginal discharge with no odor. Sometimes discharge isn’t apparent. ...Read more
Having vaginal irritation and some soreness with odorless clear mucus/white discharge period last week white crusty discharge in underwear virgin?
Have period lasted 4 days it's more of a discharge dark brown mixed clear discharge have nausea and sore boob and pink jelly like discharge?
An abnormal period: Irregular periods are one of the most common problems obgyns treat. If this is one time problem it usually resolves on its own. If this is a recurring problem you should be evaluated. Infections ; hormonal changes can cause spotting. If there is a concern for pregnancy then do a home pregnancy test . There are many options available to help regulate the menstrual cycle. Schedule a visit. ...Read more
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Pink discharge first then brown stringy discharge and now light blood spotting (not an infection or STD pap smear\blood work was good) am i pregnant?
A pregnancy test: Would help. There are other causes for various types of vaginal discharges. ...Read more
See you doctor: See your doctor to get treatment for the possible vaginal infection and the pinworm issue, which may not be related. ...Read more
Got lower abdominal pain and a vaginal odour sometimes fishy smell and white creamy discharge had it before?
Okay?: White vaginal discharge in pregnancy is usually not a serious problem. However, yeast infections are white and "curdish" like cottage cheese. More serious vaginal discharge and odors are grey or grey-green and could be bacterial or protozoal. Foul odor should not be ignored. Call or discuss with your pcp/ob and have a sample of the discharge analyzed. In pregnancy, everything is serious! ...Read more
Probably BV: Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause of vaginal discharge and odor. It is not a sexually transmitted disease but rather an overgrowth of normal vaginal bacteria. When the vagina is exposed to blood for long periods of time as you describe this raises the ph of the vagina making bacterial vaginosis more likely. ...Read more
I had spots of bleeding and clear stretchy discharge and white colored milk discharge no period could I be pregnant?
Hard to tell: It can be hard to tell if a woman is pregnant because some of the symptoms seen in early pregnancy can also happen in non-pregnant women. A urine pregnancy test gives a reliable result if done correctly. One can test about 3 weeks after sex (3 weeks after when conception might have occurred), 1 week after starting a "weird" period, or 1 week after missing a period. ...Read more
I have a bladder infection, cloudy urine, hurts to pee, and brown discharge. This is my second bladder infection, is brown discharge normal ?
Can be: urinary tract infections can cause urine to turn into various colors or cause no change. You describe a discharge though ,which to me makes me think you are not referring to urine color but rather to a substance with higher viscosity that urine. I would see your Doctor to ensure this discharge is not coming from your vagina as opposed to the urine. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
On birth control, brown discharge and cramping and a UTI. What are the possibilities of what this could be? Start sugar pills tomorrow.
Recurrent uti's why could this be? Tried everything. Is it normal to just be prone? Also this time brown discharge. history of kidney stones
Need ua c&s: You need to have a urine analysis with culture and sensitivity. Also, pelvic ultrasound. Did you ever have abdominal or pelvic surgery. If so, your at risk for other problems. Well then once you have identified the causative organism, you can begin treatment. I am not sure you would benefit from bladder training. Any problems found on imaging will need followed. ...Read more
I have a bad UTI and am on Bactrim (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) for it. I always get them. But now randomly I got brown discharge. Period isn't for 17 days. What could this be?
Dr didn't retest for uti. Have had for 3 weeks. Pain in groin, back, muscles, and joints. Also have brown discharge and flakes in bowl. On mirena (levonorgestrel)?
Get retested: Ambryn, You should definitely get retested. Not knowing your situation, I would also suggest testing for STD's, as they can cause brown discharge as well. Finally, testing for pregnancy could be of use. Getting pregnant on Mirena (levonorgestrel) is not likely, but it is possible. Hope this helps! ...Read more
As far as brown discharge from vagina.. It stopped with taking septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim). I have a uti, could the brown discharge clearing mean, the septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is working.
Possible: Septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) is not usually used for vaginal infections. It is frequently used for bladder infections. One of the more frequent causes of bladder infections is the e. Coli bacteria from the rectum. If that organism causes vaginal symptoms, then septra (sulfamethoxazole and trimethoprim) would have an effect on those symptoms while being used for the bladder infection. ...Read more
Brown discharge after protected sex then uti symptoms. Took antibiotics for uti But still have discharge.Supposed to get period but haven't. Pregnant?
May be: It depends on what u r using for protection how likely pregnancy is if u r late for your period and having a brown discharge.The brown discharge may be your period on some contraceptives.If in doubt,check a pregnancy test and repeat it in 3-5 days if it is negative.If it is still negative and u r still worried, see your PCP or gynecologist who will take a fuller history and can do an exam and test ...Read more
I have symptoms of uti accompanied with brown speckled discharge and when I wiped it was a clearish discharge with pink. Not much odor. Help!?
Exam: Symptoms of vaginal discharge, discomfort with urination or urinary frequency can often be caused by UTI or vaginal microbes. Determination of cause is improved by physical exam and some basic and rapid testing (compared with symptoms alone). This can be easily done at urgent care if an appointment with you primary physician is difficult to schedule. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
I am on my 18th day post delivery. Today I had quite a lot of brownish discharge. I took antibiotic since last week for my UTI. Anything to worry?
Probably Unrelated: During periods, we shed the inner lining of the uterus -- the endometrium -- if we're not pregnant. Sometimes that shed layer may not come out for a day or two & can turn brown. So can be normal; why it changed, i can't say. If you are having low pelvic pain, the discharge is unusually foul smelling, or your have a fever, though, it could be an infection -- then see an ob/gyn! good luck! ...Read more
I am experiencing abnormal vaginal discharge. It is brown in color , I was just diagnosed with a uti is this normal?
Infection? STD?: UTIs do not cause vaginal discharge. Colored discharge (brown, yellow, tan, etc) suggests infection, and at your age of 24, the most common genital infection -- and some STDs can cause the same symptoms as UTI (e.g. painful or urgent urination). Return to the doctor who diagnosed your UTI or get a second opinion ASAP. Good luck! ...Read more
Should be examined: If you or someone is are pregnant and notices these symptoms, you should see your doctor. A urinary tract infection is possible, but other causes are possible as well. This would need to be sorted out at your doctor visit, exam and testing. ...Read more
Discharge as in from my vagina since i got the infection my discharge has been brown and alittle clear.Its stretchy. Will that clear up with my uti?.
It may clear up: The brown vaginal discharge is usually indicative of old blood mixed with mucus which is stretchy. This is often seen after the periods end.If it continues you should see a gynaecologist, other causes include a cervical polyp or other lesions. Women on birth control pills or iud needs to be checked. ...Read more
I have had no period but instead I had brown discharge and then clear, I took a pregnant test & it was - could this be a uti?
Light period: This could be a normal finding with just old blood being the brown discharge. Unless you have UTI symptoms (frequency, burning, pain) i would disregard this one light cycle. ...Read more
Month after UTI and two weeks after end of last cycle. Brown vaginal discharge nd a little bit of pain? Is it old blood and maybe ovulation?.
I'm getting dark brown discharge.Went to get checked for STIS came out negative. Was positive for a UTI.im not pregnant. Is my UTI the cause?
Likely not UTI: Kourtney, dark brown vaginal discharge would not be a common sign of a UTI. Classic UTI symptoms would be burning with peeing, peeing frequently, or increased urgency. Occasionally women can get blood in the urine which can be brownish, but it would be rare to have vaginal discharge. You should check with your ObGyn or see a specialist in Urogyn/Female Urology. ...Read more
What could cause my 4 yr old to have a greenish brown vaginal discharge?She has a history of uti's.Is this associated with that?
?somrthing in vagina: Vaginal discharge in 4-y-o might be due to foreign object in vagina. Little kids often insert small objects like beads, dried beans etc into various openings in body like vagina, nose, ears etc. Pediatric urologist, gyn. Or surgeon should probably take a look. Might require anesthesia for diagnosis + possible extraction. Good luck. ...Read moreSee 1 more doctor answer
Had UTi then candida n got treatment for both but have brownish foul smelling varginal discharge. Wat doe this mean? Nt sexually active for last 6mths
A urinary tract infection, also known as an UTI, may involve the kidney, ureter, bladder, or urethra. A common cause is an intestinal bacteria, E. coli. Common symptoms include a frequent urge to urinate, and pain or burning when urinating. Antibiotics are typically ...Read more
A urinary tract infection (often called UTI) is most commonly caused by bacteria and usually refers to an infection in the bladder. Not all bacteria that grows from the urine represents an infection, so the need for antibiotics is determined by your ...Read more