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Im a 4 month post partum breastfeeding mom. I've been having green vaginal discharge. What could be causing this, should I be concerned?

Could be infection: A green vaginal discharge at any time could be a symptom of an infection. It's best to see your gyn for an evaluation to be diagnosed properly. ...Read more

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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 two months post partum and have lochia and yellow vaginal discharge?

I'm two months post partum and have lochia  and yellow vaginal discharge?

Still normal: At 2 months it's definitely still normal to have that type of discharge. ...Read more

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What is the mucusy vaginal discharge you get after your period?

What is the mucusy vaginal discharge you get after your period?

Mucous: It's just that. The vagina and cervix, normally, generates mucous as part of the natural reproductive function and/or response to stimuli as the case may be. ...Read more

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Vaginal discharge very mucusy very thick and smells fishy.. What do we do?

Vaginal discharge very mucusy very thick and smells fishy.. What do we do?

Bacterial vaginosis: Bacterial vaginosis could result in fishy smell and vaginal discharge. Need evaluation by a doctor and possible treatment with metronidazole ...Read more

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My vaginal discharge is white or clear and very mucusy with a fishy odor. It doesn't burn or itch at all and is "wet" all day long. Is this normal?

My vaginal discharge is white or clear and very mucusy with a fishy odor. It doesn't burn or itch at all and is "wet" all day long. Is this normal?

No: The mal odorous discharge that you describe is suspicious of a vaginal infection called bacteria vaginosis. You should be evaluated for this by a physician. ...Read more

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I have yellow mucusy vaginal discharge itching I already got checked for all kinds of infections I have none I do have an Iud tho cud it make that?

I have yellow mucusy vaginal discharge itching I already got checked for all kinds of infections  I have none I do have an Iud tho cud it make that?

If you have had: laboratory swabs done, and they specifically showed no yeast, bacteria, or STDs, then it is probably from the IUD. You may not have an infection, just irritation /inflammation from the IUD and the strings. ...Read more

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I had a baby 22 months ago and i still have a vaginal discharge. It's only noticeable when i wipe myself after using the toilet. It's clear/no odour?

Testing needed : Aginal discharge requires an examination to determine the cause and treatment. Bacterial vaginosis is the most common cause and often has a vaginal odor. Vaginal itching can be a sign of a yeast infection. Sometimes vaginal discharge can be a sign of a sexual transmitted infection. Testing is important to determine the treatment and keep you and your partner safe. ...Read more

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Vaginal Discharge (Definition)

Vaginal discharge refers to secretions from the vagina. Such discharge can vary in consistency (thick, pasty, thin), color (clear, cloudy, white, yellow, green), and smell ...Read more


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Drainage (Definition)

Fluid coming out of an open area or wound. This can be infected ...Read more


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