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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'm on birthcontrol. Had sex week and a day ago. Have had a brown discharge for three days. What's going on?

I'm on birthcontrol. Had sex week and a day ago. Have had a brown discharge for three days. What's going on?

Spotting? STD? : If this is a new partner or if you didn't use a condom, please go get tested for an STD. And if you missed any birth control pills, that can cause withdrawal bleeding or what you're calling brown spotting. ...Read more

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Cycle started end October 26-29th? Period not due for at least a week they are regular. Scanty pink/brown discharge past three days. PG? not on BC.

Cycle started end October 26-29th? Period not due for at least a week they are regular. Scanty pink/brown discharge past three days. PG? not on BC.

Maybe: These type of menses can occur in early pregancy, but more commonly indicate an anovulatory or abnormal hormone balance cycle. If this is from pregnancy, a home pregnancy test should turn positive in the next 10-14 days ...Read more

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Ive been having brown discharge for three days. The discharge started a week after my period. I havent had sex or anything. Im 16 and really worried?

Ive been having brown discharge for three days. The discharge started a week after my period. I havent had sex or anything. Im 16 and really worried?

Do not worry: Menstrual irregularities are not uncommon. If the abnormal bleeding lasts more than two cycles, it would be useful to see your doctor. To make sure that you do not lose too much iron from the bleeding, and become anemia, you may wish to take over the counter oral iron supplement. ...Read more

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I have a on off brown discharge for three days very minimal no cramps my LMP is 7/24, my vaginal sonogram at the ER had cardiac activity ?

I have a on off brown discharge for three days very minimal no cramps my LMP is    
7/24, my vaginal sonogram at the ER had cardiac activity ?

Normal: If you're not having pain or cramping, an ultrasound is very reassuring if cardiac activity is present. You are approximately 8 weeks gestational age and a follow-up with your OB doc is recommended. Good luck with your pregnancy. ...Read more

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I got my IUD but i been getting brown discharge for 3 days is it normal?

I got my IUD but i been getting brown discharge for 3 days is it normal?

IUD bleeding: Spotting and bleeding are normal at first. Most docs give a "bleed diary". The check it the following month during your string check to make sure everything is OK. ...Read more

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Period ended 23rd of last month not due for another 18 days brown discharge for 3 days now. What's going on?

Normal variant: Could be just a normal cycle. It can happen based on your activity stress level diet medications. If you have it for more than 3 months or have pain or have had unprotected sex you should be seen. ...Read more

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I've been having a light brown discharge for 3 days now, i'm 13 pills into my pack of cilest. I've never had this before, should I be worried?

I've been having a light brown discharge for 3 days now, i'm 13 pills into my pack of cilest. I've never had this before, should I be worried?

Breakthrough bleed: Breakthrough bleeding (bleeding at the wrong time) is very normal on birth control. It happens in about 1/3 of users. Its no big deal and usually self corrects over time. If you are not satisfied or it continues to happen then consider using a different birth control method. It is a common side effect and does not mean something is wrong or that the pill is not working. ...Read more

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Brown discharge for 3 days then white discharge period 12 days late negative test , any advice ?!

Brown discharge for 3 days then white discharge period 12 days late negative test , any advice ?!

Need to culture: Any such discharge needs to be analyzed to see whether fungal, bacterial or benign. ...Read more