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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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Brown discharge week before period on bc cramping?

Brown discharge week before period on bc cramping?

Brown Blood: Brown blood is always a sign of old blood. B/c still has 1% chance of failure. I worry about ectopic pregnancy with the cramping. You need to follow up with ob/gyn. ...Read more

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Brown discharge week before period due. Only 3 days of discharge and now I'm spotting. Could I be pregnant?

Brown discharge week before period due. Only 3 days of discharge and now I'm spotting. Could I be pregnant?

Maybe: Its possible that you are pregnant if you are having unprotected intercourse; however, your symptoms are non-specific. A brown discharge and spotting do not necessarily mean that you are (or are not) pregnant. The best thingh to do is wait and see if you miss your period. If you do, you should do a pregnancy test. Best wishes! ...Read more

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Pharmacy switched my birth control to other brand but said it was the exact same. Brown discharge week before period for several days. Is this normal?

Pharmacy switched my birth control to other brand but said it was the exact same. Brown discharge week before period for several days. Is this normal?

Same generic but...: It may be the same generic formulation, but it may act differently in each person who takes it based upon how much of the active ingredients are changed. ...Read more

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Having brown discharge a week before period, is it normal ?

Having brown discharge a week before period, is it normal ?

Maybe: In patients who have uterine fibroids, their brown discharge is characteristic of their condition. If the brown discharge occurs every period for you and you do not have fibroids then it is normal as it represents endometrial breakdown products and old blood. ...Read more

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Enlarged breasts, pink, light brown discharge 2 weeks before period what could it be?

Enlarged breasts, pink, light brown discharge 2 weeks before period what could it be?

Brown = blood : 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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Brown discharge 2 weeks before period could i be pregnant?

Brown discharge 2 weeks before period could i be pregnant?

Maybe or not: It can be irregular period and certainly have to do pregnancy test to exclude or diagnose pregnancy. ...Read more

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On birth control for 2 years, but why am i having brown discharge two weeks before period?

Brown discharge: Is usually older blood being cleaned from the uterus. You could have some break through bleeding. If it continues please contact your gynecologist. ...Read more