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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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What cause an itchy vagina and white discharge?

What cause an itchy vagina and white discharge?

Vaginitis: There are several causes of vaginitis, but itchy with white discharge is often a vaginal yeast infection . Candida or monilia are other names for this. ...Read more

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Bottom and vagina itchy, a white discharge, help?

Bottom and vagina itchy, a white discharge, help?

Itchy Vagina: It can be a yeast infection as the most likely cause if there is only itch without odor or skin rash. It there is an itch with a rash or change in the appearance of vulvar skin then lichen sclerosis or vulvar dystrophy should be suspected. A biopsy is definitive to rule out a dermatological problem. A wet mount and or vaginal culture can easily help in diagnosing a yeast infection. ...Read more

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What does it mean when you have chunky white discharge in vagina along with odor smelling, and itchiness? How can I cure this?

What does it mean when you have chunky white discharge in vagina along with odor smelling, and itchiness? How can I cure this?

Various causes: Any ob/gyn should be able to help you with this problem. It sounds like possibly a yeast infection. You could try and over-the-counter yeast cream while you're waiting for your appointment. ...Read more

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The outside of my vagina is really itchy. The itch is almost unbearable! i also experience off-white discharge (slimy) and it contains no oder. Help?

The outside of my vagina is really itchy. The itch is almost unbearable! i also experience off-white discharge (slimy) and it contains no oder. Help?

Yeast, allergy, lice: You can have an external yeast infection without significant discharge. If that's what it is, it would respond to Clotrimazole 1% cream. But it's also common to have allergic reactions in that area. Antihistamines and steroid creams would help with that. If you might have acquired pubic lice - see a doctor for confirmation and treatment. ...Read more

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My vagina is itchy, a white discharge is present which smells like "sex" (don't know any other smell like that). What could that be?

Yeast: Sounds like monilia (yeast) vaginitis try a vaginal rx (over the counter) such as monistat but consult a provider if it does not cure the problem after tratment. ...Read more

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Vagina white discharge Itchy & burning sensation?

Vagina white discharge Itchy & burning sensation?

Yeast infection: You likely have a vaginal yeast infection and will need to get yeast infection vaginal treatment either over the counter or from your health care provider ...Read more

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My vagina is inflamed, red, itchy, burns, and I have a white discharge. What can this be?

My vagina is inflamed, red, itchy, burns, and I have a white discharge. What can this be?

Med eval: A clumpy (cottage cheese- like), white, non- odorous discharge associated w itching, burning, swelling or redness can be due to yeast infections. If you have a change in color, texture, odor or amount of vaginal discharge ; problems such as pain, itching burning with urination or sex or redness/swelling then it is best to see your gynecologist for evaluation ; accurate assessment. ...Read more

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Drainage (Definition)

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