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I had a baby 8 months ago periods back to normal has intercourse with my husband 2 weeks ago as he's away and now a clear jelly mucus am I pregnant?

I had a baby 8 months ago periods back to normal has intercourse with my husband 2 weeks ago as he's away and now a clear jelly mucus am I pregnant?

Possible: If you are having unprotected intercourse, you could be pregnant. Since your periods are regular, if this one is late, check a pregnancy test and, if it is negative and your period still hasn't started, repeat it in 3-5 days. Hope this helps. ...Read more

Mucus (Definition)

Like material that functions to moisten and protect inner body surfaces. The viscous slippery substance that consists chiefly of mucin, water, cells, and inorganic salts and that is secreted as a protective lubricant coating by the cells and glands of the mucous membranes. The free slime of the mucous membranes, composed of secretion of the glands, various salts, ...Read more


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I have been coughing up clear jelly like mucus balls they are sticky to touch and it's only been happening recently I am asthmatic but this is somethi?

I have been coughing up clear jelly like mucus balls they are sticky to touch and it's only been happening recently I am asthmatic but this is somethi?

Something new?: Question is cut off so I'm not sure if I'm answering correctly. An increase in mucus production is typical for asthma and for an exacerbation in particular. Although it may not be your typical symptom, this could be caused by an infection triggering new symptoms. Discuss with your physician because treatment for an asthma exacerbation may speed up recovery from the illness. ...Read more

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Hi past couple of days I've had a cold and I had clear jelly like mucus now its yellowy green and my chest is very tight? Do I need to see a doc?

Hi past couple of days I've had a cold and I had clear jelly like mucus now its yellowy green and my chest is very tight? Do I need to see a doc?

Likely need to: Since the color of your sputum has changed and your chest is tight, means that you need to seea physician, urgent if you have a fever. ...Read more

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I have allergy based asthma, post nasal drip. Sometimes I'll cough and a ball of clear jelly-like mucus comes up-looks like a tapioca ball. What is it?

Mucus: There is increased mucus production with asthma and allergic rhinitis.
A virtual consult is available by appointment, more information is needed to determine which medications and treatment plan are indicated. ...Read more

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My periods are due on 9th, today I had a big blob of clear jelly like mucus discharged. It felt like having periods when it came out. Am I pregnant?

My periods are due on 9th, today I had a big blob of clear jelly like mucus discharged. It felt like having periods when it came out. Am I pregnant?

Take the test: If you want to know if you are pregnant, take a test. In today's world you do not need to wonder if you are pregnant or not based on symptoms. Pregnancy tests are available at any pharmacy and in minutes you will have your answer. They can detect a pregnancy 7-10 days after conception. The best time to take one is when you miss your period. ...Read more

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A. I have been dealing with a cat that has hook worms. B. I had only a clear jelly like mucus in my stool which is now diarrhea and mucus. What is it?

Could be normal: Mucous can be normal in stools. Best to get examined with consideration of stool testing for these parasites. See your doctor as soon as you can. Good luck. ...Read more

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Hey, I have been getting these weird small jelly balls like clear mucus coming out of my sinus and then coughed out. Any idea?

Hey, I have been getting these weird small jelly balls like clear mucus coming out of my sinus and then coughed out. Any idea?

Mucus: This appears to be mucus plugs which may be due to excessively dry conditions like too much air conditioning. A sinus infection is less likely a cause unless you recently had a prolonged head cold. In this case the mucus is usually discolored yellow or greenish and there may be associated nasal congestion and headache ...Read more

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I am getting over a cold, I have a lingering cough that has been accompanied by coughing up mucus, clear sometimes round jelly like balls. Am I ok?

I am getting over a cold, I have a lingering cough that has been accompanied by coughing up mucus, clear sometimes round jelly like balls. Am I ok?

Likely OK: It is not uncommon to have a lingering cough after an upper respiratory infection that can last up to a month. As long as the mucus is mot often clear and your not feeling feverish or with chills or significant chest pain, there's little to worry about. ...Read more

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I sometimes cough up little balls of clear mucus. They are small and jelly like consistency. I have allergies and post nasal drip. What are these?

I sometimes cough up little balls of clear mucus. They are small and jelly like consistency. I have allergies and post nasal drip. What are these?

Allergies..: When you experience nasal allergies the mucus is collected in the upper respiratory tract and drains from your nose to the back of your throat sort to say. That is the clear mucus you are noticing. ...Read more

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I am 4 days early. Its light in color with clear mucus. What does this mean?

Ans: Not abnormal to have an irregular period. Check a preg test first. If meg be patient your regular period will come. ...Read more

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Is clear gelatin-like mucus cancerous?

Is clear gelatin-like mucus cancerous?

Highly unlikely: Your gelatin like mucus is not indicative of cancer. There are any reason your mucus can change. Cancer is not really one of them. ...Read more

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Clear mucus and blood with slight bm?

Clear mucus and blood with slight bm?

Needs checked out: If you are having diarrhea and have had severe pain, then this might be okay. However any time one has blood in the stool, it should be at least checked out by a physician. It might have to do with hemorrhoids or some other problem but see the doc and have this evaluated as needed. ...Read more

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Why is it that I keep coughing up clear mucus?

Why is it that I keep coughing up clear mucus?

Several reasons: The sinuses and upper mucus membrane produce over a liter of fluid a day. Sometimes these secretions are volumous or thicker as seen in allergy or infection
Clear color tends to point toward allergy.
Post nasal drip causes this fluid to well up and thus you cough it out. ...Read more

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I've had coughing up clear mucus for months, advise?

I've had coughing up clear mucus for months, advise?

Cough: We would need more info to help you. May be acid reflux, asthma or allergic. You should see your doctor to check it out ...Read more

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Clear mucus once in a while during cough. Is that anything to worry about?

Clear mucus once in a while during cough. Is that anything to worry about?

Postnasal drip: Most like causes of chronic cough in adults are chronic bronchitis (smokers with yellow am sputum), gastric reflux, cough variant asthma, allergy, and post nasal drip. Most cause dry cough but sometimes can expectorate clear saliva or mucous which is of infrequent concern especially if normal chest x-ray and no breathing problems. Average healthy nose makes 1-1.5 pints of mucous daily! ...Read more

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Is it normal to have clear mucus-like stuff always coming out of your vigina?

Yes: Odorless, non painful, clear-white snot like discharge is most often normal vaginal discharge. If there is a foul odor, pain, or itching, see a doctor ...Read more

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After using the restroom I went to wipe and had clear thick mucus with a little red?

After using the restroom I went to wipe and had clear thick mucus with a little red?

Infection likely: Sounds like you may have an infection. If pain with urination or urgency to go, likely a bladder infection, but discharge has to make one pause and think of a vaginal infection as a possibility. ...Read more

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What is ovulation mucus like? If the mucus is not sticky, clear and very dry does it mean you are ovulating?

What is ovulation mucus like? If the mucus is not sticky, clear and very dry does it mean you are ovulating?

Shouldn't matter: At least not much. 'scoring' mucus is very inexact. If you have trouble getting pregnant it's probably for another reason; a doctor knowledgeable about fertility can help. ...Read more

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I have been having bad diarrhoea on and off and have recently noticed clear mucus in it, what does this mean?

Diarrhea: If this is not a recent problem due to a viral intestinal tract infection or food poisoning, you may be dealing with chronic bacterial or parasitic infection, gluten intolerance, irritable bowel syndrome or inflammatory bowel disease. Clear mucus isn't unusual in cases of mucus colitis or IBS. A gastroenterologist can evaluate you, order appropriate tests and give dietary advice. ...Read more

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I've been coughing up clear, thick mucus with brownish blackish specks for months now. Why is this happening? What is it?

Cough: "brownish blackish specks" may be due to tobacco use or environmental exposure. Since we don't know anything about your medical history, social history or environmental exposures, I recommend you consult your doctor for evaluation. ...Read more

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Currently on men. Cycle. After using the restroom there was thick clear mucus hanging (with blood of course) should I be worried?

Menstral cycle: This sounds like a normal process. Mucus mixed with blood during menstration. If bleeding persist I would see a OB for a thorough pelvic examination. ...Read more

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I just got over bronchitis I had for two weeks, I a haven't coughed in days but this morning I coughed brown mostly brown/clear mucus. Related?

May or May not be: Since you had recent bronchitis, it is concerning that your symptoms are returning, and as well the color of the mucus being darker in color (brown)-you want to be sure it is not related and that you do not need antibiotics etc. See your Dr. And get a good evaluation and clinical exam, so the best diagnosis can be made and resultantly the best treatment to occur. Best wishes. ...Read more

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Coughing for years with several test and procedures. Sometimes controlling with holding my breath. Clear thick mucus and I haven't got an answer.

Coughing for years with several test and procedures. Sometimes controlling with holding my breath. Clear thick mucus and I haven't got an answer.

Cough: Some common causes of chronic cough include asthma, allergic rhinitis, sinus problems (for example sinus infection), and esophageal reflux of stomach contents. Other causes include cigarette smoke, certain medications such as ace inhibitors, and less commonly benign or malignant tumors. In rare cases, chronic cough may be the result of inhaling foreign objects into the lungs (usually in children). It is important to see a doctor for a full history and physical examination and appropriate imaging. ...Read more

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Before I have my monthly cycles I get a pain like on my side either left and right its just at one spot and I get clear stretchy mucus, what is it?

Before I have my monthly cycles I get a pain like on my side either left and right its just at one spot and I get clear stretchy mucus, what is it?

Ovulation: Some women are able to sense when an egg is released from the ovary during ovulation. this usually occurs on alternating sides of the pelvis from one cycle to the next. During that time of the month, the cervical mucus gets long and stringy. ...Read more