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Brown Discharge During Second Trimester Of Pregnancy
I have been having light brown discharge with a light bleeding when I wipe. Pregnancy test said negative. What could it be?
Probably period: The brown discharge was likely a light period. Brown = old blood. Repeat a home pregnancy test to make sure you are not pregnant. An "off" period from time to time is very common and usually corrects itself in the next few cycles. If it continues schedule a visit for testing. ...Read more
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Can be normal: Typically, light brown discharge is indicative of bleeding from the cervix or placenta/uterus at some point in the pregnancy. Brown discharge is old blood typically. A little bit of brown discharge is common in most pregnancies. You should definitely mention to your doctor, and possibly refrain from intercourse until you see your doctor. ...Read more
No: But it is not necessarily serious. You should be checked. ...Read more
Reddish brown discharge during first trimester is it normal? Just had unltrasound that clarified everything is normal a day ago
Early labor signal?: Old blood appears brownish. Did your OB examine you recently? Did you have intercourse? Is it still there, more profuse, reddish? Are you having contractions, pressure or pain in the pelvis? These are some questions you will be asked by your OB or his associate. Discharge can herald labor. A third trimester baby can have risks if born before term. So most obs would want to evaluate or speak to you. ...Read more
Is it normal to have a brown discharge in the first trimester? I notice that everytime I go to the bathroom n wipe myself there is a brown discharge. Sometimes I can feel it leak out as well. I don't remember having a brown discharge with any of my other 4
No: I would recommend seeing your doctor. Depending on how far along you are various issues could be the cause. ...Read more
See your doctor: Symptoms like these have to be evaluated in real-time by your physician. He/she has access to your examination, laboratrory data and many other diagnostic tests to get to the bottom of what's going on and offer you help. ...Read more
1day cramps & 5days brown discharge watery to sticky 22feb-25th feb. Positive test, gestation sac seen. But smaller than LMP 9th january dates. Help.
This could be a threatened miscarriage
if you have more questions - please ask. ...Read more
Had unprotected sex 12 days ago but he did not cum inside of me I then got my period the next day now I am having brown discharge could it be pregnany
Am 14 dpo. Period was expected 2 days back. Having a brown discharge since 3 days. Preganacy test negative on period 1day. Is this normal? Preganant?
Most likely no: Given the negative test you are most likely not pregnant. But you can retest in 1 week to be certain. ...Read more
I missed my period by 8 days. 2 prenancy tests were negative. Brown discharge when I clean after pee. Had sex 6 days before my period was actually due?
Blood test: I do not htink that you are pregnant but you need serum pregnancy test at this time. ...Read more
Yes: If you experience vaginal discharge during the second trimester, this may be normal. It is possible that your discharge can be an infection such as a yeast or bacterial vaginosis infection. More concerning though, the discharge can also represent leakage of amniotic fluid that is surrounding your baby. Always check with your doctor if you think you are having vaginal discharge. ...Read more
2nd trimester with 3rd baby. Having extremely thick discharge. It's yellow with a tint of green. Having some cramps on both sides. Is this normal?
See your doctor: Get thee to your gyno to have this discharge checked out. It could be several things, but you will need your doctor's help to determine what this is. ...Read more
I'm in my second trimester and since the beginging of my prgnancy, I can't stop spitting. What can I do to stop this please?
Brownish discharge: Possibly, but you should check with your ob. ...Read more
Had only one episode of slight brown discharge during fourth month of pregnancy... my doctor prescribed duphaston tablet... is it good or not?
Not: Presumably the doctor thinks this might help prevent miscarriage or premature labor. There is no evidence that this is the case, nor is it clear that this is completely safe for the baby. ...Read more
I was diagnosed with hpv during pregnancy and I bleed 24/7 and when I'm not bleeding I have a brown discharge with skin like particles. HELP?
Probably not HPV: HPV usually doesn't cause vaginal discharge or bleeding, so this more likely is something else. Are you still pregnant? At risk for STD? Any new, abnormal, or unexplained vaginal discharge or bleeding requires professional evaluation, and you have both. See your doctor soon -- if still pregnant, call your obstetrician immediately. Good luck! ...Read more
Took PlanB 5 hrs after sex. 2wks later I spotted pink/brown discharge? V small amount, now other pregnancy symptoms? May hv been ovulating during sex?
PlanB: Your pink/brown discharge may have been a period ...Read more
Hi, I am 5-6 weeks pregnant n having light brown watery discharge only when I go to pass urineonly, 1-2 drops. Is it ok during early stage of pregnancy.
Common symptom: Brown spotting early in pregnancy is really common. I worry when it's bright red and accompanied by cramping. There is a risk of miscarriage with every conception, and there really isn't anything to do at this point but to wait. Be reassured that the odds are in your favor that all will go well. ...Read more
Yes, common: Brown discharge is old blood. It's common to have a little bit of bleeding in pregnancy. If you are spotting on to your underwear, that's something to see your doctor about. Maybe the brown discharge happened after sex? The cervix can be slightly inflamed in pregnancy and sex can cause a little bit of bleeding as well. If you have cramping or more bleeding, call your doctor. ...Read more
I have a brownish red discharge very itching and very painful during sex I tested positive for a pregnancy test?
See doctor: For the sake of your and your baby's health, you should be under the care of a doctor. S/he will examine the discharge and treat you accordingly. Examination of the discharge will facilitate the diagnosis. ...Read more
Pd due 2days ago, day3 now only cramps & very light unusual pink/brown watery discharge or nothing at all. Missed BC during ovul. Possible pregnancy?
Possible: Any time you miss pills you decrease your protection and unprotected intercourse can result in pregnancy. The delay in your period may just be because of the missed pills but check a pregnancy test to be sure and if it is negative, repeat it in 3-5 days. Continue your pills and you might try setting an alarm in your phone to help you remember them. Good luck. ...Read more
Thick dark brown discharge during 3 week late period. $1 pregnancy test was negative what could this mean?
Annovulation: It could be that you didn't ovulate this month and are having some old blood being expelled. ...Read more
Yes: That is common and should not be a cause for concern. ...Read more
Is a little brown discharge dangerous during 7th week of pregnancy? Why is it happening and what to do?
Hello, Which colour and consistence of discharge is normal during pregnancy? Beige, coffee with milk, rust colour, brownish - when is it alarm sign?
Blood: Its more of concern when blood present. Red, dark red, brown and black are more likely blood. However, the color that we see inside during the spec exam and what you see after air dries it and concentrates it varies. ...Read more
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