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Creamy White Discharge A Week Before Period
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
Discharge is normal: It's normal for a woman to have discharge every day. Discharge typically changes in consistency through cycle based on changes in hormones. So long as discharge doesn't itch or smell fishy, it's okay. Sometimes when women have copious amount of discharge it can be a sign of a bacterial infection. If you're worried, see doc for check up! ...Read more
Probably normal: The nature and volume of the vaginal discharge will vary through the cycle. At the time of ovulation the discharge becomes thinner and the volume increases. At the point you note - you would have already ovulated and you may be seeing the inherent increase in discharge. After a few more days the discharge will usually decrease - as the time for the period approaches. ...Read more
Little bit of white creamy discharge week before period? could it be pregnancy? no other symptoms..or is it stress? sex 11 days ago. really worried..
Not likely: This is not a symptom of pregnancy. If worried about pregnancy, please check home pregnancy test on first morning urine. If neg, repeat in 7-10 days. If both neg then unlikely you are pregnant. Creamy, white discharge suggests possible yeast overgrowth. If it continues, please see your gyn provider for evaluation. Please use condoms to prevent STD and reduce risk of unwanted pregnancy. ...Read more
I have a white creamy discharge its one week before my period an d i don t experience normal breast tenderness as useual what does this mean and im not itchy or smelly down there confused?
Several things: This problem can only be solved by seeing your doctor and being evaluated face-to-face. After a thorough examination, your doctor should be able to tell you what's wrong and what to do about it. ...Read more