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Is it normal to have brown discharge during the early 3rd trimester?

Is it normal to have brown discharge during the early 3rd trimester?

Not normal: Please call your OB as you may have a vaginal infection, but u need to make sure your cervix is not starting to open or nothing bad is going on with the placenta your OB can do an exam and an ultrasound and vaginal cultures. ...Read more

Discharge (Definition)

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


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I am 38 weeks pregnant and when i wiped my self i saw brown discharge on the toilet paper ?

I am 38 weeks pregnant and when i wiped my self i saw brown discharge on the toilet paper ?

Bloody show: It is not unusual to have some blood when your mucus plug is discharged. On the other hand. It could also be some bleeding from an exam or even sex. As long as you have no pain and your baby is active, keep an eye on it and if increases proceed directly to the hospital. ...Read more

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I am 38 weeks + 1 day & had a cervical exam this morning. Since i've had lower back pain, pelvic cramping off & on while standing, & brownish discharge?

I am 38 weeks + 1 day & had a cervical exam this morning.  Since i've had lower back pain, pelvic cramping off & on while standing, & brownish discharge?

Early labor: It is common to have brown spotting after a pelvic exam at 38 weeks. To also be having low back and pain and some cramping sounds like you are starting early labor. The cramping may continue or may stop and start again later. Good luck. ...Read more

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Why am i having brown discharge?

Why am i having brown discharge?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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I havr a brown discharge and pain in my pelearea what would thatt be from?

I havr a brown discharge and pain in my pelearea what would thatt be from?

Go to a get help: You are having an urgent case of an infection or pregnancy related issues. Go now to the nearest health facility. ...Read more

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I have brown discharge before period?

Brown discharge: Is likely to be old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of your uterus and is likely to be the beginning of your period. ...Read more

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Can brown discharge count as a period?

Can brown discharge count as a period?

If at the time of : The anticipated period - it may be. Brown discharge may be older, deoxygenated blood. However if you develop discharge that has an odor, causes redness, swelling, itching or pain - please seek medical evaluation. ...Read more

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How come i keep leaking brown discharge?

How come i keep leaking brown discharge?

Brown discharge: Brown discharge often contains older, deoxygenated blood ; may be seen after the period. However, if you are consistently experiencing this please advise your gynecologist. ...Read more

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Brown discharge no odor, no itching is normal?

Probably: Might be best to keep a bit of a diary on this and if it persists for more than a week or increase4s in quantity or severity to see your gynecologist sooner than later. ...Read more

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Is brown discharge years after menopause normal?

Is brown discharge years after menopause normal?

No: Brown discharge suggests light bleeding that is not normal years after menopause. You need a complete exam, possibly ultrasound and biopsy of the linning of the uterus. ...Read more

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Is there a way to get rid of the brown discharge?

Yes: The best answer is to have a vaginal exam with culture or smear of the discharge to elucidate the cause of the discharge Once the cause is found treatment will follow.. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brown discharge on implanon?

Is it normal to have brown discharge on implanon?

Yes: Brown discharge is usually just very light bleeding. On Implanon and any contraceptive method with Progesterone only, you can have irregular bleeding and spotting which at times can appear to be just brown, old blood. ...Read more

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Why does the brown discharge come after a period.

Why does the brown discharge come after a period.

Decreased necrosis: The period is because of necrosis of endometrium......which slowly heals....to give brown discharge . If sexually active.....infection can do it also. ...Read more

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Brown discharge 10 days before period is it normal?

No: Not "normal", but not necessarily anything serious. If persists, should see gyn. ...Read more