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Had abortion 10days ago, then five days ago I started seeing blood and right now, the blood has stopped but my discharge smells foul?

Had abortion 10days ago, then five days ago I started seeing blood and right now, the blood has stopped but my discharge smells foul?

Bacterial infection: This is one possibility. In my own practice, I sometimes prescribe Flagyl (antibiotic) to help with this. Check with your provider. Sometimes also, such symptoms can be normal after similar procedures. ...Read more

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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Brownish discharge after an abortion, what does it mean?

Old blood: It can take a while for you to begin to cycle after an abortion. The residual blood will eventually come out as the dark brownish discharge. ...Read more

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What does a stringy and sticky discharge means 4 weeks after abortion?

What does a stringy and sticky discharge means 4 weeks after abortion?

Probably period: Most have their first period 4-6 weeks after. It is often abnormal -- too light or too heavy, too long or too short. Things get back to normal after that. Schedule a follow up visit for testing and birth control. ...Read more

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I have a smelly discharge post abortion, what to do?

Call doc: Call your doc. It could be a sign of infection if it is very foul smelling. You may need antibiotics. Or if you have fevers, pain, or lots of bleeding. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brown discharge a day after an abortion?

Yes: It is normal to have a brownish or redish dischatge for several days after either a spontaneous or medically/surgically induced abortion. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have brown and smelly discharge after abortion?

Possibly: Brown discharge is usually old blood leaving the body. However, if you notice a foul odor, you need to be seen to rule out the possibility of an infection. ...Read more

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Today is day 10 after taking abortion pill is brown discharge normal?

Today is day 10 after taking abortion pill is brown discharge normal?

May or may not be: It is normal to have some bleeding or brownish discharge after taking emergency contraception. Typically it only lasts a few days, though. Given that you're has been ongoing for 10 days, it would be a good idea to get checked by your doctor. It may be that nothing is wrong, and your bleeding has just been longer than normal; however, you should get checked out in case something else is wrong. ...Read more

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Still coming out brown discharge after two months of abortion is it normal?

Please let the: Physician know if you have been bleeding for two months. Brown discharge is usually old, deoxygenated blood being cleaned out of the uterus. ...Read more

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I had an abortion 2 months ago, recently ive been having brown discharge, is this normal?

I had an abortion 2 months ago, recently ive been having brown discharge, is this normal?

Old blood: Brown discharge is usually old blood. 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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So it means I have unsuccessful abortion? .Why im having brown discharged but no foul smell? ...

So it means I have unsuccessful abortion? .Why im having brown discharged but no foul smell? ...

Unclear: If you feel you had an abortion that was unsuccessful or not done correctly then prompt follow-up from your physician is warranted. Brown discharge is usually old blood ...Read more

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I had an abortion in feb and I still have a brown discharge is this normal but it doent spell bad?

Post Ab checkup: A Post abortion checkup is needed to determine why you are still putting out old blood. (brown discharge) Call your GYN MD or abortion MD. ...Read more

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I had an abortion tow weeks ago but now am having brown and sometimes light red discharge. I'm so worried please help me!

Abortion: If you had a surgical abortion, you must find out if there is no infection present (fever, nausea, vomiting, foul smelling discharge) as this may indicate there is still some tissue inside. If you had a natural miscarriage sometimes you can have abnormal bleeding a few weeks after the even. ...Read more

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I have discharge that smells someone said it could be because I've had an abortion but that was a year ago so what could've it be?

Vaginitis: The discharge may be due to a vaginal infection. Having had an abortion a year ago would have nothing to do with it. See your doctor for evaluation and treatment. Take care! ...Read more

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I had a pill abortion 20days ago, I bleeded for about two weeks and after was having brown discharge for several days now. Is this normal?

Yes, normal: After medication abortion you can have spotting for a couple of weeks. When women describe brown bleeding it's usually glad that's just been around for a few days. I hope you've gone back for your follow-up appointment and know for sure that you are no longer pregnant. I also hope that you're on high efficacy contraception so you don't get pregnant until if and when your are ready to be a mom! ...Read more

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It has been two weeks since I had a medically induced abortions. I'm still having a brownish, watery discharge. Is it a normal thing to happen? When does it stop?

Take a look: Sorry about your loss. Bleeding after a miscarriage is common. Did the doctor follow the hCG level down to zero. I would contact your physician for follow up to make sure. ...Read more

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White discharge 3 weeks after abortion. Am I ovulating?

White discharge 3 weeks after abortion. Am I ovulating?

Ovulation: After a pregnancy termination, you begin the cycle again, with ovulation in 2 to 4 weeks and bleeding in 4 to 6 weeks. ...Read more

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Is it normal to have a pink light tint discharge 3 weeks after an surgical abortion?

Is it normal to have a pink light tint discharge 3 weeks after an surgical abortion?

Yes: If that is the only symptom, it can take around 6 weeks for all of the discharge and spotting to disappear. If it persists beyone that or more symptoms come, see your GYN. :) ...Read more

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I'm seeing a rash and white thick bloody discharge after having an abortion 7 days ago what can it be?

I'm seeing a rash and white thick bloody discharge after having an abortion 7 days ago what can it be?

Separate things?: Rash may be allergy to either antibiotic (if given) to prevent infection or betadine (or whichever agent was used to cleanse the area for the procedure) - presuming you mean abortion as in a suction D&C. If medical abortion, could be allergy to antibiotic or something else. The discharge is likely normal endometrial tissue +/- cervical mucous. ...Read more

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I took the abortion pills on staurday night, sunday morning I didn't see no havey bleeding jus some brown watery discharge, what might be wrong?

I took the abortion pills on staurday night, sunday morning I didn't see no havey bleeding jus some brown watery discharge, what might be wrong?

The ru.486 is then: Followed by cytotec (misoprostol). Either orally or vaginally. If you did not pass any clots. Then see the doctor who gave u the pills. They will do an ultrasound to figure out what needs to be done. If you desire a more detailed consultation contact me via my Virtual Practice on Healthtap with my special keycode for you: JJTMNG! Securely video or text chat with me at http:// htap. Us/1lc3yi ...Read more

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I noticed light brown discharge with bad smell after an abortion. I bled for a week started having this discharge. Please what should be used?

Probably blood: Brown discharge after an abortion is probably old blood. Old blood can have an unpleasant odor. This should resolve. You may also have bacterial vaginosis. A doctor will need to do an exam to confirm and prescribe antibiotics ...Read more

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I had d&c abortion day before yesterday, first day there was little bleeding then stopped and started a yllowish brown discharge till now, is it normal?

Yes, but. ..: Your abortion provider should have given you written instructions about the procedure itself, what to expect post procedure and follow up calls and visits. Give them a call if you need further information. ...Read more

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Hi My girlfriend has smelly discharge; not much. It's been 28 days after she had her medical abortion. She bleed for around 10 days and didn't bleed?

Hi My girlfriend has smelly discharge; not much. It's been 28 days after she had her medical abortion. She bleed for around 10 days and didn't bleed?

Sounds concerning: Hi
The best thing for her is to be seen by a physician in person for an exam. There's a lot of possibilities of what could be causing it but we really wouldn't be able to properly resolve this over HealthTap. Hope this helps ...Read more

Dr. Milroy Samuel
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Abortion (Definition)

In medical circles, the term abortion applies to any loss of a pregnancy before 25 weeks, such as spotaneous abortion (ie miscarrage). In non-medical circles, it refers to the termination of any pregnancy. ...Read more